Rep. Tim Walberg

Representative from Michigan’s 7th District, Republican

Walberg, a Republican, has been the representative for Michigan's 7th congressional district since Jan 5, 2011 (next election in 2016) (map).

He was previously the representative for Michigan's 7th congressional district (2007-2008).

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2015 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Tim Walberg sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Walberg sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (23%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (18%) Crime and Law Enforcement (13%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (13%) Labor and Employment (13%) Taxation (8%) Health (8%) Armed Forces and National Security (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2007 to May 2016, Walberg missed 77 of 5,627 roll call votes, which is 1.4%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 15 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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