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Rep. Tom Malinowski

Representative for New Jersey’s 7th District

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Malinowski is the representative for New Jersey’s 7th congressional district (view map) and is a Democrat. He has served since Jan 3, 2019. Malinowski is next up for reelection in 2020.

Photo of Rep. Tom Malinowski [D-NJ7]

Analysis

Legislative Metrics

Read our 2019 Report Card for Malinowski.

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Malinowski is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the House of Representatives positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Malinowski has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 6, 2015 to Feb 25, 2020. See full analysis methodology.

Ratings from Advocacy Organizations

Planned Parenthood Action Fund: 100%

Committee Membership

Tom Malinowski sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Malinowski sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Transportation and Public Works (50%) International Affairs (25%) Immigration (25%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Malinowski voted Yea

Passed 373/45 on Feb 5, 2020.

Malinowski voted Aye

Passed 260/165 on Dec 11, 2019.

Malinowski voted Yea

Passed 284/149 on Jul 25, 2019.

Malinowski voted Yea

Missed Votes

From Jan 2019 to Feb 2020, Malinowski missed 3 of 774 roll call votes, which is 0.4%. This is better than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: