Our unique analysis of the bills Posey 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). Posey is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Posey for more statistics.
Bill Posey sits on the following committees:
Posey sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Finance and Financial Sector (30%) Government Operations and Politics (21%) Health (13%) Science, Technology, Communications (11%) Armed Forces and National Security (11%) Crime and Law Enforcement (6%) Environmental Protection (4%) Law (4%)
Some of Posey’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5453: Bureau Advisory Opinion Act of 2016
- H.Con.Res. 113: Authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center for a ...
- H.R. 3393: Mortgage Fairness Act of 2015
- H.R. 3394: Clarifying Amendment to Provide Terrorism Victims Equity Act or the `CAPTIVE Act’.
- H.R. 3109: Common Sense Economic Recovery Act of 2015
- H.R. 2726: Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act
- H.R. 2279: Seismic Moratorium Act
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|Posey’s Vote||Vote Description|
S. 1252: Global Food Security Act of 2016
Jul 6, 2016. Passed.
H.R. 4889: Kelsey Smith Act
May 23, 2016. Failed.
H.R. 4127: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
Dec 1, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2596: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
Jun 16, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
From Jan 2009 to Sep 2016, Posey missed 34 of 5,742 roll call votes, which is 0.6%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 3 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
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