Rep. Tom Graves

Representative from Georgia’s 14th District, Republican

Graves, a Republican, has been the representative for Georgia's 14th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).

He was previously the representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district (2010-2012).

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Analysis

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

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Graves for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Tom Graves sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Graves sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Transportation and Public Works (43%) Economics and Public Finance (29%) Health (29%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jun 2010 to Jul 2016, Graves missed 53 of 4,300 roll call votes, which is 1.2%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 4 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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