Our unique analysis of the bills Sires 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). Sires is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Sires for more statistics.
Albio Sires sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Foreign Affairs
House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
- Member, Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
- Member, Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
- Member, Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
Sires sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Sires’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.Res. 536: Supporting freedom of the press in Latin America and the Caribbean and condemning ...
- H.R. 2241: Global Health Innovation Act of 2015
- H.R. 1053: To establish a regulatory framework for the comprehensive protection of personal data for ...
- H.R. 619: Collaborative Academic Research Efforts for Tourette Syndrome Act of 2015
- H.R. 268: Promoting Tourism to Enhance our Economy Act of 2015
- H.R. 267: Respect for Peace Corps Volunteers Act
- H.R. 198: MOVE Freight Act of 2015
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From Nov 2006 to Sep 2016, Sires missed 385 of 7,645 roll call votes, which is 5.0%. This is much worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 44 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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