Rep. Walter Minnick

Former Representative from Idaho’s 1st District, Democrat

Minnick, a Democrat, was the representative for Idaho's 1st congressional district from 2009 to 2010.



Our unique analysis of the bills Minnick sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2010. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Minnick is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Minnick sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (25%) Economics and Public Finance (13%) Finance and Financial Sector (13%) Sports and Recreation (13%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (13%) Law (13%) International Affairs (13%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 2009 to Dec 2010, Minnick missed 32 of 1,655 roll call votes, which is 1.9%. This is better than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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