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Rep. Sharice Davids

Representative for Kansas’s 3rd District

pronounced shuh-REESS // DAY-vidz

Davids is the representative for Kansas’s 3rd congressional district (view map) and is a Democrat. She has served since Jan 3, 2019. Davids is next up for reelection in 2022 and serves until Jan 3, 2023.

Davids has cosponsored 6 bills introduced in the current Congress by Republican legislators who fomented the terrorist attack on the Capitol on January 6, 2021 by calling for entire states to be disenfranchised in the 2020 presidential election.
Photo of Rep. Sharice Davids [D-KS3]


Legislative Metrics

Read our 2020 Report Card for Davids.

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Davids is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the House of Representatives positioned according to our ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Davids has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 3, 2017 to Jul 22, 2021. See full analysis methodology.

Ratings from Advocacy Organizations

Planned Parenthood Action Fund: 100% Human Rights Campaign: 97% League of Conservation Voters: 97% The Club for Growth: 12%

Committee Membership

Sharice Davids sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Davids sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Commerce (46%) Health (31%) Transportation and Public Works (23%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Davids voted Yea

Passed 327/85 on Dec 21, 2020.

This bill became the vehicle for passage of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, a major government funding bill, which also included economic stimulus provisions due ...

Davids voted Yea

Davids voted Nay

Passed 214/207 on Oct 1, 2020.

Davids voted Nay

Passed 208/199 on May 15, 2020.

Missed Votes

From Jan 2019 to Jul 2021, Davids missed 5 of 1,172 roll call votes, which is 0.4%. This is better than the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. 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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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: