Clyde is the representative for Georgia’s 9th congressional district (view map) and is a Republican. He has served since Jan 3, 2021. Clyde is next up for reelection in 2022 and serves until Jan 3, 2023.
Since 2021, Rep. Clyde was fined many times for failing to wear a mask on the House floor during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Rep. appealed his fines several times, but all have been denied. With a $500 fine for the first time and a $2,500 fine for each subsequent time, it is believed that, as of June 2022, Clyde has been fined at least $88,000, taken out of his congressional salary.
|Sep. 21, 2021||House Sergeant at Arms fined Clyde for failing to wear a mask on the House floor during the COVID-19 pandemic|
|Sep. 28, 2021||House Sergeant at Arms fined Clyde three additional times for failing to wear a mask on the House floor during the COVID-19 pandemic on Sept. 22, 27, and 28, 2021|
|Oct. 1, 2021||House Sergeant at Arms fined Clyde three additional times on Sept. 29, 30, and Oct. 1, 2021|
|Oct. 28, 2021||House Sergeant at Arms fined Clyde six additional times on Oct. 14, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28|
|Nov. 30, 2021||House Sergeant at Arms fined Clyde five additional times on Nov. 4, 8, 9, 18, 30|
|Nov. 30, 2021||House Committee on Ethics denied Clyde's appeal of the fines for 11/4, 11/8, 11/9, 11/18, 11/30|
|Dec. 3, 2021||House Sergeant at Arms fined Clyde three additional times|
|Dec. 9, 2021||House Sergeant at Arms fined Clyde an additional time|
|Dec. 14, 2021||House Sergeant at Arms fined Clyde|
|Dec. 16, 2021||House Sergeant at Arms fined Clyde two additional times|
|Jan. 13, 2022||House Committee on Ethics denied Clyde's appeal of the fines for 12/14 and 12/16|
|Feb. 15, 2022||House Sergeant at Arms fined Clyde seven additional times|
|May. 31, 2022||House Committee on Ethics denied Clyde's appeal|
Rep. Clyde failed to complete security screening on February 3, 2021 and was fined $5,000. On April 12, the Committee rejected Clyde's appeals.
|Mar. 11, 2021||House Committee on Ethics reported that the House Sergeant at Arms fined Clyde and began a review of his appeal|
|Apr. 12, 2021||House Committee on Ethics rejected Clyde's appeal|
Clyde is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the House of Representatives positioned according to our ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).
The chart is based on the bills Clyde has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 3, 2017 to Jun 28, 2022. See full analysis methodology.
Andrew Clyde sits on the following committees:
Clyde recently introduced the following legislation:
- H.R. 8167: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal certain excise taxes …
- H.R. 7281: REVERSE OSHA Mandates Act
- H.R. 6861: Reducing Costs of DHS Acquisitions Act
- H.R. 5512: RURAL Broadband Mapping Act
- H.R. 3965: Standing Against Houthi Aggression Act
- H.R. 3966: To prohibit the United States from rejoining the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action …
- H.R. 2076: COVID–19 Border Protection (CBP) Act
Most legislation has no activity after being introduced.
From Jan 2021 to Jun 2022, Clyde missed 22 of 748 roll call votes, which is 2.9%. This is worse than the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
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