Rep. Peter Welch


Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2007-2015 Representative,
Vermont's At-Large District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Welch is a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship. Welch’s bills have had a total of 148 cosponsors in the 113th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Welch to other members of the House of Representatives on leadership and ideology.

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Committee Membership

Peter Welch sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2007 to Apr 2014, Welch missed 131 of 5,955 roll call votes, which is 2.2%. This is better than the median of 2.3% 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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