Our unique analysis of the bills Poliquin 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). Poliquin is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Poliquin for more statistics.
Bruce Poliquin sits on the following committees:
House Committee on Financial Services
- Member, Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises
- Member, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
Poliquin sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Poliquin’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6218: To clarify the boundary of Acadia National Park, and for other purposes.
- H.Res. 839: Encouraging the people of the United States to observe “National Lobster Day”.
- H.R. 5925: Food Stamp Integrity Act of 2016
- H.R. 5800: Hold Top Officials Accountable Act
- H.R. 5464: To provide that certain project works on the St. Croix River, Maine, are ...
- H.R. 5461: Iranian Leadership Asset Transparency Act
- H.R. 5186: Help All Americans Save for College Act of 2016
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|Poliquin’s Vote||Vote Description|
S. 764: A bill to reauthorize and amend the National Sea Grant College Program Act, and for other purposes.
Jul 14, 2016. Passed.
H.R. 1599: Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015
Jul 23, 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. 2393: Country of Origin Labeling Amendments Act of 2015
Jun 10, 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 2015 to Sep 2016, Poliquin missed 6 of 1,277 roll call votes, which is 0.5%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 1 explanation for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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