Our unique analysis of the bills Schweikert 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). Schweikert is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Schweikert for more statistics.
David Schweikert sits on the following committees:
House Committee on Financial Services
- Member, Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises
- Member, Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade
Schweikert sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Economics and Public Finance (30%) International Affairs (19%) Finance and Financial Sector (16%) Taxation (8%) Housing and Community Development (8%) Government Operations and Politics (8%) Immigration (5%) Crime and Law Enforcement (5%)
Some of Schweikert’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5919: Preserving and Reforming SSDI (PAR-SSDI) Act of 2016
- H.R. 5918: To establish requirements for participants in the peer-to-peer economy to be considered independent ...
- H.R. 5744: NextGen Flight Path Review and Notification Act of 2016
- H.R. 5568: Combatting Terrorism in Tunisia Emergency Support Act of 2016
- H.R. 4547: Build the Fence Act of 2016
- H.R. 4496: FUNDS Act
- H.R. 4348: DC Personal Protection Reciprocity Act
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|Schweikert’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 4889: Kelsey Smith Act
May 23, 2016. Failed.
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.Res. 305: Providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 1314) to amend the Internal Revenue Code ...
Jun 11, 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.
H.R. 23: National Windstorm Impact Reduction Act Reauthorization of 2015
Jan 7, 2015. Passed.
From Jan 2011 to Sep 2016, Schweikert missed 56 of 4,087 roll call votes, which is 1.4%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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