Rep. Paul Gosar [R]

Representative from Arizona’s 4th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative Arizona's 4th District (map)
2011-2012 Representative Arizona's 1st District

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Paul Gosar sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Gosar sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Public Lands and Natural Resources (36%) Health (15%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (13%) International Affairs (9%) Government Operations and Politics (9%) Crime and Law Enforcement (6%) Environmental Protection (6%) Native Americans (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2011 to Nov 2015, Gosar missed 277 of 3,452 roll call votes, which is 8.0%. This is much worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 18 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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