Rep. Robert Ehrlich Jr.

Former Representative from Maryland’s 2nd District, Republican

Ehrlich, a Republican, was the representative for Maryland's 2nd congressional district from 1995 to 2002.


Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Ehrlich sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2002. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Ehrlich is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Ehrlich sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (21%) Labor and Employment (17%) Economics and Public Finance (14%) Law (14%) Commerce (10%) Social Welfare (10%) Emergency Management (7%) Taxation (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1995 to Nov 2002, Ehrlich missed 226 of 4,737 roll call votes, which is 4.8%. This is worse than the median of 2.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 2002. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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