Read our 2016 Report Card for Donovan.
Our unique analysis of the bills Donovan 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). Donovan is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Daniel Donovan Jr. sits on the following committees:
House Committee on Homeland Security
- Chairman, Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications
- Member, Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies
House Committee on Foreign Affairs
- Member, Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations
- Member, Subcommittee on The Western Hemisphere
Donovan was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:
- H.R. 5150: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3031 Veterans Road West in Staten Island, New York, as the “Leonard Montalto Post Office Building”.
We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.
Donovan sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Donovan’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 549: To amend the Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007 to ...
- H.R. 6243: Comprehensive Fentanyl Control Act
- H.Con.Res. 151: Expressing the sense of Congress that every effort should be made to assist ...
- H.R. 5943: Transit Security Grant Program Flexibility Act
- H.R. 5832: Flexibility in Family Sentencing Act of 2016
- H.R. 5459: Cyber Preparedness Act of 2016
- H.R. 5308: Terrorist Asset Seizure Reform Act of 2016
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S. 612: A bill to designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 1300 Victoria Street in Laredo, Texas, as the “George P. Kazen Federal Building ...
Dec 8, 2016. Passed 360/61.
H.R. 2406: SHARE Act
Feb 26, 2016. Passed 242/161.
H.R. 3189: Fed Oversight Reform and Modernization Act of 2015
Nov 19, 2015. Passed 241/185.
H.R. 3009: Enforce the Law for Sanctuary Cities Act
Jul 23, 2015. Passed 241/179.
The Enforce the Law for Sanctuary Cities Act (H.R. 3009) would end funding from the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program to state or local governments that inhibit the enforcement of federal immigration laws or prohibit officials from gathering information on the citizenship of any individual. ...
H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed 312/119.
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed 218/208.
This vote made H.R. 2146 the vehicle for passage of Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal currently being negotiated. H.R. 2146 was originally introduced as a bill to address issues with retirement funds of federal law enforcement officers and firefighters. ...
H.R. 2577: Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016
Jun 9, 2015. Passed 216/210.
This bill is the Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017, a yearly federal spending bill. The bill began as the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2016. However in a House vote on May 26, the ...
H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed 338/88.
The USA Freedom Act ("H.R. 2048". , Pub.L. 114–23) is a U.S. law enacted on June 2, 2015 that restored in modified form several provisions of the Patriot Act, which had expired the day before. The act imposes some new limits on the bulk collection ...
From May 2015 to Jan 2017, Donovan missed 28 of 1,168 roll call votes, which is 2.4%. 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.
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