How Representatives voted with the President


Representatives voted with the President on average 45% during Jan. 1, 2014 - Dec. 31, 2014 over all 563 votes in the House.

Within this group of 445 who served sometime in the period, the lowest agreement was 0%, while the highest agreement was 97%. Among them 10 were excluded from calculation for insufficient voting history.

This view ranks all legislators in the group by how often they agree with the President in the selected time period. Each legislator is shown as a bar (blue for Democrat and red for Republican). For a large group, only a selected subset of the bars are labeled, but you can always mouse-over or double-click a bar for details.

This view shows how legislators vote with President over time within the selected period. The percent agreement at a particular time is calculated using a window of 90 days centered at that time. Each legislator is shown as a timeline (blue for Democrat and red for Republican). For a large group, only a selected subset of the timelines are shown, along with a density plot of the time-varying percent agreement distribution (blue for Democrat, red for Republican, and darker shades means higher density). You can always mouse-over or double-click a timeline for details.

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Drag and resize the box above to select a different time period to compare; the original period is shown with a dashed outline. The plot shows the number of votes over time (the Congress votes more on some days than others).

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OriginalJan. 1, 2014 - Dec. 31, 2014 45%
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