Schilling was the representative for Illinois’s 17th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 2011 to 2012.
Schilling is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 2013 positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).
The chart is based on the bills Schilling sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 1, 2013. See full analysis methodology.
Schilling sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Schilling’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5849 (112th): Charity Care Tax Deduction for Physicians Act of 2012
- H.R. 5706 (112th): Army Arsenal Strategic Workload Enhancement Act of 2012
- H.R. 5649 (112th): Manufacturing Certainty and Captive Finance Affiliate Clarification Act
- H.R. 4177 (112th): Citizen Soldier Equality Act of 2012
- H.R. 3985 (112th): Building Better Business Partnerships Act of 2012
- H.R. 3723 (112th): Enhanced Veteran Healthcare Experience Act of 2011
- H.R. 3376 (112th): Saving Over Spending Act
From Jan 2011 to Jan 2013, Schilling missed 35 of 1,606 roll call votes, which is 2.2%. This is on par with the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jan 2013. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.
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