Rep. Thaddeus “Thad” McCotter

Former Representative from Michigan's 11th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2003-2012 Representative,
Michigan's 11th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

McCotter was a far-right Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from McCotter’s time serving in the House of Representatives. McCotter’s bills had a total of 82 cosponsors in the 112th Congress.

Use this chart to compare McCotter to other members of the House of Representatives in the 112th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2003 to Jun 2012, McCotter missed 160 of 7,364 roll call votes, which is 2.2%. This is better than the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jun 2012. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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Recent Legislative Activity