Rep. Robert Pittenger

Representative from North Carolina’s 9th District, Republican

Pittenger, a Republican, has been the representative for North Carolina's 9th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).



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

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Pittenger for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Robert Pittenger sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Pittenger sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Finance and Financial Sector (85%) International Affairs (15%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2013 to Sep 2016, Pittenger missed 74 of 2,463 roll call votes, which is 3.0%. This is on par with the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 53 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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