Rep. Patrick McHenry

Representative from North Carolina’s 10th District, Republican

McHenry, a Republican, has been the representative for North Carolina's 10th congressional district since Jan 4, 2005 (next election in 2016) (map).

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Analysis

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

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for McHenry for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Patrick McHenry sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

McHenry sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Finance and Financial Sector (73%) Taxation (27%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

McHenry’s Vote Vote Description
Aye H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
Aye H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.

Missed Votes

From Jan 2005 to Dec 2016, McHenry missed 252 of 8,880 roll call votes, which is 2.8%. This is on par with the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 11 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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