Rep. Bob Gibbs

Representative from Ohio’s 7th District, Republican

Gibbs, a Republican, has been the representative for Ohio's 7th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).

He was previously the representative for Ohio's 18th congressional district (2011-2012).

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Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Gibbs 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). Gibbs is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Gibbs for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Bob Gibbs sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Gibbs sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Environmental Protection (63%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (38%)

Recent Bills

Some of Gibbs’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Gibbs’s Vote Vote Description
Nay H.R. 5147: Bathrooms Accessible in Every Situation (BABIES) Act
Sep 21, 2016. Passed.
Nay S. 1252: Global Food Security Act of 2016
Jul 6, 2016. Passed.
Aye H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
Aye H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.

Missed Votes

From Jan 2011 to Dec 2016, Gibbs missed 32 of 4,135 roll call votes, which is 0.8%. This is better than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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