Biggs, a Republican, is the representative for Arizona's 5th congressional district (view map) and has served since Jan 3, 2017. Biggs is next up for reelection in 2018.
Biggs 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 liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).
The chart is based on the bills Biggs has sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.
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Andy Biggs sits on the following committees:
Biggs sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Biggs’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 4383: To reform the Internal Revenue Code of 1986.
- H.R. 3419: FUEL Reform Act
- H.R. 3277: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow an above-the-line deduction ...
- H.R. 3276: Responsible Path to Full Obamacare Repeal Act
- H.R. 3278: To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for cooperative governing of ...
- H.R. 2666: AMBER Alert in Indian Country Act of 2017
- H.R. 1462: Ending Common Core and Expanding School Choice Act
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H.J.Res. 123: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes.
Dec 7, 2017. Passed 235/193.
H.R. 2842: Accelerating Individuals into the Workforce Act
Jun 23, 2017. Passed 377/34.
H.R. 2842 connects low-income Americans looking for work with employers looking to fill job openings, including through apprenticeships and other forms of on-the-job training. Specifically, the legislation provides funding for states to subsidize employment for a limited time for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) ...
H.R. 1039: Probation Officer Protection Act of 2017
May 19, 2017. Passed 229/177.
H.R. 1039 amends the federal criminal code to authorize a probation officer to arrest a person, without warrant, if there is probable cause to believe that person forcibly assaulted or obstructed a probation officer while performing their official duties. The bill also would direct the ...
H.R. 1695: Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act of 2017
Apr 26, 2017. Passed 378/48.
This bill would change the appointment process for the head of the U.S. Copyright Office, known as the Register of Copyrights. Currently the Register of Copyrights is hired by the Librarian of Congress (who is the head of the Library of Congress). This bill would ...
H.R. 863: To facilitate the addition of park administration at the Coltsville National Historical Park, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2017. Passed 369/42.
From Jan 2017 to Dec 2017, Biggs missed 2 of 671 roll call votes, which is 0.3%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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