Rep. Richard Neal

Massachusetts - District 1

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2013-2015 Representative,
Massachusetts's 1st District
1989-2013 Representative,
Massachusetts's 2nd District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Neal is a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship. Neal’s bills have had a total of 71 cosponsors in the 113th Congress.

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Committee Membership

Richard Neal sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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Voting Record

From Jan 1989 to Apr 2014, Neal missed 958 of 16,085 roll call votes, which is 6.0%. This is worse 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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