Our unique analysis of the bills Dold 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). Dold is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Dold for more statistics.
Bob Dold sits on the following committees:
Dold sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Dold’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6184: Medicare Enrollment Protection Act
- H.R. 5946: United States Appreciation for Olympians and Paralympians Act of 2016
- H.R. 5632: Stranded Nuclear Waste Accountability Act of 2016
- H.R. 5427: Stand Up For Students Act
- H.R. 5191: HELP for Students and Parents Act
- H.R. 4586: Lali’s Law
- H.R. 4514: Combating BDS Act of 2016
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|Dold’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 5538: Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017
Jul 14, 2016. Passed.
H.R. 511: Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act of 2015
Nov 17, 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. 2577: Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016
Jun 9, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 1806: America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2015
May 20, 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 2011 to Sep 2016, Dold missed 48 of 2,883 roll call votes, which is 1.7%. This is on par with the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 6 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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