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Rep. Chip Roy

Representative for Texas’s 21st District

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Roy is the representative for Texas’s 21st congressional district (view map) and is a Republican. He has served since Jan 3, 2019. Roy is next up for reelection in 2020.

Photo of Rep. Chip Roy [R-TX21]

Analysis

Legislative Metrics

Read our 2019 Report Card for Roy.

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Roy is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the House of Representatives positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Roy has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 21, 2020. See full analysis methodology.

Ratings from Advocacy Organizations

Planned Parenthood Action Fund: 0%

Committee Membership

Chip Roy sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Roy sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (100%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Missed Votes

From Jan 2019 to Jan 2020, Roy missed 11 of 723 roll call votes, which is 1.5%. This is on par with the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: