Rep. Niki Tsongas

Massachusetts - District 3

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2013-2015 Representative,
Massachusetts's 3rd District
2007-2013 Representative,
Massachusetts's 5th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Tsongas is a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship. Tsongas’s bills have had a total of 30 cosponsors in the 113th Congress.

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Committee Membership

Niki Tsongas sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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Voting Record

From Oct 2007 to Apr 2014, Tsongas missed 172 of 4,974 roll call votes, which is 3.5%. This is worse than the median of 2.3% 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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