Rep. Tammy Duckworth [D]

Representative from Illinois’s 8th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative Illinois's 8th District (map)

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Tammy Duckworth sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Duckworth sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (80%) Commerce (20%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2013 to Oct 2015, Duckworth missed 159 of 1,747 roll call votes, which is 9.1%. This is much 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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