Rep. Todd Rokita

Representative from Indiana’s 4th District, Republican

Rokita, a Republican, has been the representative for Indiana's 4th congressional district since Jan 5, 2011 (next election in 2016) (map).

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

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Rokita for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Todd Rokita sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Rokita sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Transportation and Public Works (20%) Education (20%) Health (20%) Labor and Employment (20%) Taxation (10%) Government Operations and Politics (10%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Rokita’s Vote Vote Description
Nay H.R. 5147: Bathrooms Accessible in Every Situation (BABIES) Act
Sep 21, 2016. Passed.
Nay H.R. 3957: Emergency Citrus Disease Response Act of 2016
Sep 21, 2016. Passed.
Nay H.R. 4889: Kelsey Smith Act
May 23, 2016. Failed.
Aye H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
Aye H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
Nay H.R. 1324: Arapaho National Forest Boundary Adjustment Act of 2015
Apr 28, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.

Missed Votes

From Jan 2011 to Sep 2016, Rokita missed 167 of 4,087 roll call votes, which is 4.1%. This is worse than the median of 2.3% 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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