Our unique analysis of the bills Scott 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). Scott is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Scott for more statistics.
David Scott sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Agriculture
House Committee on Financial Services
- Member, Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises
- Member, Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit
Scott sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Scott’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6020: Funding for Student Scholarships for the 1890s Land-Grant African-American Colleges and Universities Act
- H.R. 6021: Jobs, On-the-Job `Earn While You Learn’ Training, and Apprenticeships for African-American Young Men ...
- H.R. 4747: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 6691 ...
- H.R. 3453: Federal Home Loan Bank Product Act
- H.R. 2620: To amend the United States Cotton Futures Act to exclude certain cotton futures ...
- H.Res. 268: Supporting the designation of July 2015 as Uterine Fibroids Awareness Month.
- H.Con.Res. 18: Expressing the sense of Congress that the United States Postal Service should issue ...
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From Jan 2003 to Sep 2016, Scott missed 260 of 10,053 roll call votes, which is 2.6%. This is on par with the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 1 explanation for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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