Read our 2019 Report Card for Roy.
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 Jul 2, 2020. See full analysis methodology.
Ratings from Advocacy Organizations
Chip Roy sits on the following committees:
Roy was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:
Does 1 not sound like a lot? Very few bills are ever enacted — most legislators sponsor only a handful that are signed into law. But there are other legislative activities that we don’t track that are also important, including offering amendments, committee work and oversight of the other branches, and constituent services.
We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if at least about half of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).
Roy sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Roy’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 7270: To direct the Attorney General of the United States to submit to the ...
- H.R. 7138: Transparency for Confucius Institutes
- H.R. 6997: Veterans Prescription Flexibility Act
- H.R. 6886: Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020
- H.R. 6691: Coronavirus Regulatory Repeal Act of 2020
- H.R. 6690: Bring Entrepreneurial Advancements To Consumers Here In North America Act
- H.R. 6547: To modify terms related to the economic injury disaster loan program of the ...
From Jan 2019 to Jul 2020, Roy missed 17 of 839 roll call votes, which is 2.0%. This is on par with the median of 2.2% 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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