Rep. Sean Duffy

Representative from Wisconsin’s 7th District, Republican

Duffy, a Republican, has been the representative for Wisconsin's 7th congressional district since Jan 5, 2011 (next election in 2016) (map).


2015 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Sean Duffy sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Duffy sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Finance and Financial Sector (37%) Health (12%) Science, Technology, Communications (10%) Government Operations and Politics (10%) Armed Forces and National Security (10%) International Affairs (8%) Economics and Public Finance (6%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2011 to May 2016, Duffy missed 122 of 3,781 roll call votes, which is 3.2%. This is worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 21 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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