Johnson is a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship.
Use this chart to compare Johnson to other members of the Senate on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Ron Johnson sits on the following committees:
- Senate Committee on the Budget
Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
- Member, Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security
- Member, Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, and the Internet
- Member, Subcommittee on Competitiveness, Innovation, and Export Promotion
- Member, Subcommittee on Science and Space
- Member, Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety, and Security
Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
- Ranking Member, Subcommittee on European Affairs
- Member, Subcommittee on East Asian and Pacific Affairs
- Member, Subcommittee on International Operations and Organizations, Human Rights, Democracy, and Global Women's Issues
- Member, Subcommittee on Near Eastern and South and Central Asian Affairs
Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
- Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Financial and Contracting Oversight
- Member, Subcommittee on Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations
- Member, Subcommittee on the Efficiency and Effectiveness of Federal Programs and the Federal Workforce
- Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship
Bill Sponsorship & Cosponsorship
Some of Johnson’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- S. 3630 (112th): A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service ...
- S.J.Res. 48 (112th): A joint resolution disapproving the rule submitted by the Internal Revenue Service ...
- S. 2368 (112th): Midnight Rule Relief Act of 2012
- S. 1936 (112th): Implementation of Simpson-Bowles Spending Reductions Act of 2011
- S.Res. 306 (112th): A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month ...
- S. 1611 (112th): Reducing the Size of the Federal Government Through Attrition Act of 2011
- S. 1438 (112th): Regulation Moratorium and Jobs Preservation Act of 2011
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From Jan 2011 to May 2013, Johnson missed 4 of 620 roll call votes, which is 0.6%. This is better than the median of 1.6% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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Recent Legislative Activity
Nomination Confirmed 97/0
Sen. Johnson [R-WI]: YeaMay 23, 2013 1:59 p.m.
Amendment Rejected 27/71
Sen. Johnson [R-WI]: NayMay 23, 2013 10:38 a.m.