Rep. Daniel Donovan Jr.

Representative from New York’s 11th District, Republican

Donovan, a Republican, is the representative for New York's 11th congressional district and has served since May 12, 2015 (next election in 2018) (map).

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Legislative Metrics

Read our 2016 Report Card for Donovan.

Sponsorship Analysis

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)

Committee Membership

Daniel Donovan Jr. sits on the following committees:

Enacted Legislation

Donovan was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:

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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.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Donovan sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Finance and Financial Sector (27%) Science, Technology, Communications (18%) Crime and Law Enforcement (18%) Transportation and Public Works (18%) Emergency Management (18%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Donovan’s Vote Vote Description
No H.J.Res. 40: Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of ...
Feb 2, 2017. Passed 235/180.
Aye 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.
No H.R. 2406: SHARE Act
Feb 26, 2016. Passed 242/161.
No 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. ...
Aye H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed 312/119.
No 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. ...
Nay 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 ...
Yea 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 of ...

Missed Votes

From May 2015 to Feb 2017, Donovan missed 28 of 1,208 roll call votes, which is 2.3%. 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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