Read our 2016 Report Card for Jolly.
Our unique analysis of the bills Jolly sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2016. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Jolly is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Jolly sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Taxation (29%) Armed Forces and National Security (21%) Transportation and Public Works (11%) Finance and Financial Sector (11%) Government Operations and Politics (7%) Crime and Law Enforcement (7%) Health (7%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (7%)
Some of Jolly’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5840 (114th): Fishing Equipment Tax Relief Act of 2016
- H.R. 5563 (114th): Restoring Local Control of Airports Act of 2016
- H.R. 5544 (114th): Terrorist Screening Database Improvement Act
- H.R. 4947 (114th): Natural Disaster Reinsurance Act of 2016
- H.R. 4866 (114th): Flood Insurance Rate Increase Suspension Act of 2016
- H.R. 4799 (114th): Do Your Job or Don’t Get Paid Act
- H.R. 4663 (114th): No Taxpayer Support for Apple Act
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H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed 312/119.
H.R. 2: Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015
Mar 26, 2015. Passed 392/37.
Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA), (H.R. 2, Pub.L. 114–10) commonly called the Permanent Doc Fix, is a law that establishes a new way to pay doctors who treat Medicare patients, revising the Balanced Budget Act of 1997. It reform is the ...
H.R. 83 (113th): Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015
Dec 11, 2014. Passed 219/206.
This bill became the vehicle for passage of the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015 [pdf], which was approved by the House on December 11, 2014 and by the Senate on December 13, 2014. The bill was originally introduced on January 3, 2013 by ...
H.R. 3979 (113th): Carl Levin and Howard P. “Buck” McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015
Dec 4, 2014. Passed 300/119.
This bill became, most recently, the vehicle for the passage of the defense authorization (spending) bill for fiscal year 2015. The bill was originally introduced by Rep. Lou Barletta as the Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act. It was passed by the House in ...
H.J.Res. 124 (113th): Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2015
Sep 17, 2014. Passed 319/108.
From Mar 2014 to Dec 2016, Jolly missed 77 of 1,763 roll call votes, which is 4.4%. This is worse than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2016. ProPublica has tracked 2 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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