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Our unique analysis of the bills Fischer has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Fischer is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Deb Fischer sits on the following committees:
- Senate Committee on Armed Services
Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
- Chairman, Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety and Security
- Member, Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security
- Member, Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, Innovation, and the Internet
- Member, Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance, and Data Security
- Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works
- Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship
Fischer sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Taxation (23%) Transportation and Public Works (19%) Government Operations and Politics (16%) Commerce (12%) Health (9%) Science, Technology, Communications (9%) Finance and Financial Sector (7%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (5%)
Some of Fischer’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- S. 2850: A bill to amend the Small Business Act to provide for expanded participation ...
- S.Res. 439: A resolution congratulating the University of Nebraska-Lincoln women’s bowling team for winning the ...
- S. 2829: A bill to amend and enhance certain maritime programs of the Department of ...
- S.Res. 417: A resolution celebrating the 144th anniversary of Arbor Day.
- S. 2607: Developing Innovation and Growing the Internet of Things Act
- S.Res. 354: A resolution congratulating the University of Nebraska-Lincoln volleyball team for winning the 2015 ...
- S. 2354: Strong Families Act
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From Jan 2013 to Apr 2016, Fischer missed 0 of 1,061 roll call votes, which is 0.0%. This is better than the median of 1.6% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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