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Representative from Pennsylvania’s 11th District, Republican
Barletta, a Republican, has been the representative for Pennsylvania's 11th congressional district since Jan 5, 2011 (next election in 2016) (map).
Our unique analysis of the bills Barletta has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Barletta is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Lou Barletta sits on the following committees:
Barletta sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Immigration (28%) Government Operations and Politics (16%) Commerce (13%) Emergency Management (13%) Transportation and Public Works (9%) Armed Forces and National Security (9%) Arts, Culture, Religion (6%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (6%)
Some of Barletta’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2011 to Feb 2016, Barletta missed 93 of 3,577 roll call votes, which is 2.6%. This is on par with the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 59 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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