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Our unique analysis of the bills Pocan 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). Pocan is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Mark Pocan sits on the following committees:
Pocan sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Taxation (25%) Education (21%) Health (13%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (8%) Armed Forces and National Security (8%) Agriculture and Food (8%) Labor and Employment (8%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (8%)
Some of Pocan’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5014: Tribal Marijuana Sovereignty Act of 2016
- H.R. 3935: Putting America First Corporate Tax Act
- H.R. 3934: Corporate Fair Share Tax Act
- H.R. 3817: Improving School Nutrition Training Act
- H.R. 3690: Workplace Democracy Act
- H.R. 3637: HIV Clinical Services Improvement Act
- H.R. 3466: Next Generation Researchers Act
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From Jan 2013 to May 2016, Pocan missed 38 of 2,175 roll call votes, which is 1.7%. This is on par with the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 4 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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