Our unique analysis of the bills Schiff has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Schiff is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Schiff for more statistics.
Adam Schiff sits on the following committees:
Schiff sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Crime and Law Enforcement (27%) International Affairs (15%) Armed Forces and National Security (15%) Government Operations and Politics (12%) Immigration (8%) Emergency Management (8%) Law (8%) Transportation and Public Works (8%)
Some of Schiff’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6377: National Guard Bonus Repayment and Financial Relief Act
- H.R. 5467: Rim of the Valley Corridor Preservation Act
- H.R. 4399: Equal Access to Justice for Victims of Gun Violence Act
- H.R. 4073: Child Protection Improvements Act of 2015
- H.R. 4019: Orca Responsibility and Care Advancement Act of 2015
- H.R. 3060: Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens Act of 2015
- H.J.Res. 58: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to the ...
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H.Res. 720: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4641) to provide for the establishment of an inter-agency task force to review, modify, and update best practices for ...
May 11, 2016. Passed.
H.R. 3192: Homebuyers Assistance Act
Oct 7, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2262: SPACE Act of 2015
May 21, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
From Jan 2001 to Dec 2016, Schiff missed 144 of 11,097 roll call votes, which is 1.3%. This is better than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 25 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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