Vote — Feb 4, 2016 12:17 p.m.
Rep. Welch [D-VT0]: Nay
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Representative from Vermont’s At-Large District, Democrat
Welch, a Democrat, has been the representative for Vermont's at-large district since Jan 4, 2007 (next election in 2016).
Our unique analysis of the bills Welch 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). Welch is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Peter Welch sits on the following committees:
Welch sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Taxation (21%) Energy (21%) Health (17%) Agriculture and Food (15%) Education (13%) Government Operations and Politics (6%) Armed Forces and National Security (4%) Housing and Community Development (4%)
Some of Welch’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2007 to Feb 2016, Welch missed 154 of 7,106 roll call votes, which is 2.2%. This is on par with the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 15 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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