Rep. Matt Salmon [R]

Representative from Arizona’s 5th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative Arizona's 5th District (map)
1995-2000 Representative Arizona's 1st District

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Salmon 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). Salmon is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Matt Salmon sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Salmon sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

International Affairs (23%) Education (18%) Environmental Protection (14%) Health (11%) Crime and Law Enforcement (11%) Labor and Employment (9%) Immigration (7%) Government Operations and Politics (7%)

Recent Bills

Some of Salmon’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1995 to Oct 2015, Salmon missed 182 of 5,488 roll call votes, which is 3.3%. This is worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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