Rep. Ron Barber [D]

Former Representative from Arizona’s 2nd District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2013-2014 Representative Arizona's 2nd District
2012-2012 Representative Arizona's 8th District

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Barber 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 2014. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Barber is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Barber sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (57%) Health (29%) Government Operations and Politics (14%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jun 2012 to Dec 2014, Barber missed 40 of 1,482 roll call votes, which is 2.7%. This is on par with the median of 2.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2014. ProPublica has tracked 36 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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