Rep. Timothy Walz [D]

Representative from Minnesota’s 1st District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2007-2016 Representative Minnesota's 1st District (map)

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Timothy Walz sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Walz sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (55%) Government Operations and Politics (10%) Health (10%) Agriculture and Food (6%) Social Welfare (6%) Energy (6%) Transportation and Public Works (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2007 to Nov 2015, Walz missed 76 of 6,983 roll call votes, which is 1.1%. This is better than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 7 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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