Rep. Trey Gowdy

South Carolina - District 4

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2011-2015 Representative,
South Carolina's 4th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Gowdy is a moderate Republican follower according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship. Gowdy’s bills have had a total of 58 cosponsors in the 113th Congress.

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Committee Membership

Trey Gowdy sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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Voting Record

From Jan 2011 to Apr 2014, Gowdy missed 28 of 2,424 roll call votes, which is 1.2%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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