Sen. Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.

Senator from Pennsylvania, Democrat

Casey, a Democrat, has been a senator from Pennsylvania since Jan 4, 2007 (next election in 2018).

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Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Casey has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the Senate. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Casey is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Casey for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Robert “Bob” Casey Jr. sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Casey sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Foreign Trade and International Finance (50%) Health (15%) Taxation (10%) Education (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2007 to Jul 2016, Casey missed 33 of 2,969 roll call votes, which is 1.1%. This is better than the median of 1.7% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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