Rep. Nita Lowey

Representative from New York’s 17th District


Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative New York's 17th District
1993-2012 Representative New York's 18th District
1989-1992 Representative New York's 20th District

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2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Lowey has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Lowey is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Nita Lowey sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1989 to Mar 2015, Lowey missed 479 of 16,610 roll call votes, which is 2.9%. 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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