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).



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 (52%) Health (13%) Education (9%) Taxation (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2007 to Sep 2016, Casey missed 33 of 2,980 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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