Vote — Nov 19, 2015 2:02 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 95/0
Sen. Heller [R-NV]: Yea
Senator from Nevada
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|Representative||Nevada's 2nd District|
Our unique analysis of the bills Heller has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.
Each dot in the chart below is a member of the Senate. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Heller is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Dean Heller sits on the following committees:
Heller sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Public Lands and Natural Resources (28%) Armed Forces and National Security (22%) Taxation (21%) Science, Technology, Communications (8%) Finance and Financial Sector (6%) Labor and Employment (6%) Government Operations and Politics (4%) Environmental Protection (4%)
Some of Heller’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From May 2011 to Nov 2015, Heller missed 53 of 1,386 roll call votes, which is 3.8%. This is much worse than the median of 1.6% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 30 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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