Rep. Richard Neal

Representative from Massachusetts’s 1st District


Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative Massachusetts's 1st District
1989-2012 Representative Massachusetts's 2nd District

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2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Richard Neal sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1989 to Mar 2015, Neal missed 974 of 16,615 roll call votes, which is 5.9%. This is worse than the median of 2.2% 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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