Our unique analysis of the bills O'Rourke 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). O'Rourke is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Beto O'Rourke sits on the following committees:
Some of O'Rourke’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2013 to May 2015, O'Rourke missed 19 of 1,467 roll call votes, which is 1.3%. This is better than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
H.R. 2552: To prohibit the Department of Homeland Security from procuring certain items directly related to the national security unless the items are grown, reprocessed, reused, or produced in the United States, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Beto O'Rourke [D-TX16]
This bill was referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.May 21, 2015