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Rep. Troy Nehls

Representative for Texas’s 22nd District


Nehls is the representative for Texas’s 22nd congressional district (view map) and is a Republican. He has served since Jan 3, 2021. Nehls is next up for reelection in 2022 and serves until Jan 3, 2023.

On January 6, 2021 in the hours after the attack on the Capitol, Nehls voted for the exclusion of Arizona and/or Pennsylvania — states narrowly won by Democrats — from the count of Electoral College votes that determined the next President of the United States. Legislators voting to disenfranchise these states were fooled by, or actively participated in, the same lies, conspiracy theories, and preposterous legal arguments about the election that motivated the insurrection at the Capitol.
Photo of Rep. Troy Nehls [R-TX22]

Committee Membership

Troy Nehls sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Missed Votes

From Jan 2021 to Jun 2021, Nehls missed 2 of 172 roll call votes, which is 1.2%. This is better than the median of 2.0% 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

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