Our unique analysis of the bills Luján 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). Luján is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Luján for more statistics.
Ben Luján sits on the following committees:
Luján sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Native Americans (23%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (19%) Health (19%) Education (12%) Energy (9%) Armed Forces and National Security (7%) Science, Technology, Communications (7%) Labor and Employment (5%)
Some of Luján’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5854: To amend title 18, United States Code, to enhance protections of Native American ...
- H.R. 5478: Pueblo de Cochiti Self-Governance Act
- H.R. 5331: Behavioral Health Infrastructure Improvement Act
- H.R. 5330: Peer-Support Specialist Act of 2016
- H.R. 5216: Opioid and Heroin Abuse Crisis Investment Act of 2016
- H.R. 4872: Save for Success Act
- H.R. 4802: Medicaid Program Integrity Enhancement Act of 2016
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From Jan 2009 to Jul 2016, Luján missed 78 of 5,646 roll call votes, which is 1.4%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 23 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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