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Rep. Pete Stauber

Representative for Minnesota’s 8th District

pronounced peet // STAW-ber

Stauber is the representative for Minnesota’s 8th congressional district (view map) and is a Republican. He has served since Jan 3, 2019. Stauber is next up for reelection in 2020.

Photo of Rep. Pete Stauber [R-MN8]


Legislative Metrics

Read our 2019 Report Card for Stauber.

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Stauber is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the House of Representatives positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Stauber has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 6, 2015 to Jun 1, 2020. See full analysis methodology.

Ratings from Advocacy Organizations

Planned Parenthood Action Fund: 0%

Committee Membership

Pete Stauber sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Stauber sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Transportation and Public Works (20%) Commerce (20%) Taxation (20%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (20%) Government Operations and Politics (20%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Stauber voted Yea

Stauber voted Yea

Passed 373/45 on Feb 5, 2020.

Stauber voted Yea

Stauber voted No

Passed 260/165 on Dec 11, 2019.

Stauber voted Aye

Stauber voted Yea

Stauber voted Nay

Stauber voted Aye

Missed Votes

From Jan 2019 to May 2020, Stauber missed 5 of 816 roll call votes, which is 0.6%. This is better than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: