Our unique analysis of the bills Gibson 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). Gibson is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Gibson for more statistics.
Christopher Gibson sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Agriculture
- House Committee on Armed Services
- House Committee on Small Business
Gibson sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Armed Forces and National Security (32%) Health (17%) Taxation (12%) Education (10%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (7%) Agriculture and Food (7%) Science, Technology, Communications (7%) Immigration (7%)
Some of Gibson’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5689: Disability Integration Act of 2016
- H.Res. 816: Expressing support for the designation of August 16, 2016, as “National Airborne Day”.
- H.R. 5536: To direct the Secretary of the department in which the Coast Guard is ...
- H.R. 4961: Federal Disaster Notification and Payment Protection Act of 2016
- H.R. 4896: Dairy MILC Act of 2016
- H.R. 4587: Small Business Broadband and Emerging Information Technology Enhancement Act of 2015
- H.R. 4534: POSTURE Act
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|Gibson’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 5602: To amend title 31, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to include all funds when issuing certain geographic targeting orders, and for ...
Jul 11, 2016. Passed.
H.R. 4889: Kelsey Smith Act
May 23, 2016. Failed.
H.R. 4127: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
Dec 1, 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. 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 2011 to Sep 2016, Gibson missed 34 of 4,087 roll call votes, which is 0.8%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 4 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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