Rep. Sander Levin

Representative from Michigan’s 9th District, Democrat

Levin, a Democrat, has been the representative for Michigan's 9th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).

He was previously the representative for Michigan's 12th congressional district (1993-2012); and the representative for Michigan's 17th congressional district (1983-1992).


2015 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Sander Levin sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Levin sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (67%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (14%) Economics and Public Finance (10%) International Affairs (10%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1983 to May 2016, Levin missed 206 of 20,177 roll call votes, which is 1.0%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 104 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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