Rep. Steve Israel [D]

Representative from New York’s 3rd District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative New York's 3rd District (map)
2001-2012 Representative New York's 2nd District

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Steve Israel sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Israel sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Health (23%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (18%) Taxation (15%) International Affairs (10%) Government Operations and Politics (9%) Education (9%) Armed Forces and National Security (8%) Crime and Law Enforcement (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2001 to Oct 2015, Israel missed 266 of 10,304 roll call votes, which is 2.6%. This is on par with 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

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