Rep. Robin Kelly

Representative from Illinois’s 2nd District, Democrat

Kelly, a Democrat, has been the representative for Illinois's 2nd congressional district since Apr 9, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).



Our unique analysis of the bills Kelly has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Kelly is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Kelly for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Robin Kelly sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Kelly sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Crime and Law Enforcement (35%) Health (23%) Commerce (12%) Education (12%) Taxation (12%) Social Welfare (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Apr 2013 to Sep 2016, Kelly missed 129 of 2,366 roll call votes, which is 5.5%. This is much worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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