Read our 2016 Report Card for Eshoo.
Our unique analysis of the bills Eshoo has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Eshoo is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Anna Eshoo sits on the following committees:
Eshoo was the primary sponsor of 8 bills that were enacted. The most recent include:
- H.R. 541 (113th): PREEMIE Reauthorization Act
- H.R. 6260 (112th): To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 211 Hope Street in Mountain View, California, as the “Lieutenant Kenneth M. Ballard Memorial Post ...
- H.R. 5289 (111th): Get the Lead Out Act
- H.R. 639 (111th): Security Clearance Oversight and Accountability Act
- H.R. 2589 (110th): Improving Pharmaceuticals for Children Act of 2007
- H.R. 5204 (108th): To amend section 340E of the Public Health Service Act (relating to children’s hospitals) to modify provisions regarding the determination of the amount of payments for indirect ...
- H.R. 2556 (104th): To redesignate the Federal building located at 345 Middlefield Road in Menlo Park, California, and known as the Earth Sciences and Library Building, as the “Vincent E. ...
We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.
Eshoo sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Eshoo’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 305: Presidential Tax Transparency Act
- H.R. 306: Energy Efficient Government Technology Act
- H.R. 6013 (114th): Community Broadband Act of 2016
- H.R. 5386 (114th): Presidential Tax Transparency Act
- H.R. 5236 (114th): RESPONSE Act of 2016
- H.R. 4696 (114th): HOME Act
- H.R. 3805 (114th): Broadband Conduit Deployment Act of 2015
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S. 612: A bill to designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 1300 Victoria Street in Laredo, Texas, as the “George P. Kazen Federal Building ...
Dec 8, 2016. Passed 360/61.
H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed 338/88.
The USA Freedom Act (H.R. 2048, Pub.L. 114–23) is a U.S. law enacted on June 2, 2015 that restored in modified form several provisions of the Patriot Act, which had expired the day before. The act imposes some new limits on the bulk collection of ...
H.R. 83 (113th): Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015
Dec 11, 2014. Passed 219/206.
This bill became the vehicle for passage of the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015 [pdf], which was approved by the House on December 11, 2014 and by the Senate on December 13, 2014. The bill was originally introduced on January 3, 2013 by ...
H.R. 4681 (113th): Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015
Dec 10, 2014. Passed 325/100.
H.J.Res. 124 (113th): Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2015
Sep 17, 2014. Passed 319/108.
H.R. 6233 (112th): Agricultural Disaster Assistance Act of 2012
Aug 2, 2012. Passed 223/197.
H.R. 3521 (112th): Expedited Legislative Line-Item Veto and Rescissions Act of 2012
Feb 8, 2012. Passed 254/173.
H.R. 1249 (112th): Leahy-Smith America Invents Act
Jun 23, 2011. Passed 304/117.
The Leahy–Smith America Invents Act (AIA) is a United States federal statute that was passed by Congress and was signed into law by President Barack Obama on September 16, 2011. The law represents the most significant change to the U.S. patent system since 1952, and ...
From Jan 1993 to Feb 2017, Eshoo missed 473 of 16,059 roll call votes, which is 2.9%. This is worse than the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 133 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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