Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee

Representative from Texas’s 18th District


Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1995-2016 Representative Texas's 18th District

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2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Jackson Lee has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Jackson Lee is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Sheila Jackson Lee sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Some of Jackson Lee’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1995 to Mar 2015, Jackson Lee missed 775 of 13,657 roll call votes, which is 5.7%. This is worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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