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Rep. Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick

Representative for Florida’s 20th District

Cherfilus-McCormick is the representative for Florida’s 20th congressional district (view map) and is a Democrat. She has served since Jan 18, 2022. Cherfilus-McCormick is next up for reelection in 2024 and serves until Jan 3, 2025. She is 44 years old.


Legislative Metrics

Read our 2022 Report Card for Cherfilus-McCormick.

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Cherfilus-McCormick 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 Cherfilus-McCormick has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 3, 2019 to Mar 23, 2023. See full analysis methodology.

Committee Membership

Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Cherfilus-McCormick sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (50%) Armed Forces and National Security (50%)

Recently Introduced Bills

Cherfilus-McCormick recently introduced the following legislation:

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Most legislation has no activity after being introduced.

Voting Record

Key Votes

Cherfilus-McCormick voted Yea

Passed 360/64 on Sep 22, 2022.

Cherfilus-McCormick voted Yea

Cherfilus-McCormick voted Yea

Missed Votes

From Jan 2022 to Mar 2023, Cherfilus-McCormick missed 5 of 702 roll call votes, which is 0.7%. This is better than the median of 1.5% 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, major life events, and running for higher office.

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Primary Sources

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