Our unique analysis of the bills Bustos has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Bustos is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Bustos for more statistics.
Cheri Bustos sits on the following committees:
Bustos sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Bustos’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5146: Boosting America’s Exports Act
- H.R. 4690: Army Arsenal Revitalization Act of 2016
- H.R. 3217: Refueling Assistance Act of 2015
- H.R. 3003: Jobs for Heroes Act
- H.R. 2826: Government Transformation Act
- H.R. 2525: Hero Street USA Commemorative Coin Act
- H.R. 2055: Make It At Home Act
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|Bustos’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 4889: Kelsey Smith Act
May 23, 2016. Failed.
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.R. 622: State and Local Sales Tax Deduction Fairness Act of 2015
Apr 16, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
H.R. 636: America’s Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015
Feb 13, 2015. Passed.
From Jan 2013 to Sep 2016, Bustos missed 34 of 2,481 roll call votes, which is 1.4%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 20 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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