Read our 2016 Report Card for Dingell.
Our unique analysis of the bills Dingell has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Dingell is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Ratings from Advocacy Organizations
Debbie Dingell sits on the following committees:
Dingell was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:
We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).
Dingell sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Dingell’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 4050: Vehicle Innovation Act of 2017
- H.R. 3904: Data Protection Act of 2017
- H.R. 3582: REGION Act
- H.R. 3426: Medicare Hearing Aid Coverage Act of 2017
- H.R. 3339: Promoting Transparency in Trade Act
- H.R. 3206: Consumer Confidence Reports for Tomorrow Act
- H.R. 3207: Zero Tolerance for Domestic Abusers Act
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H.R. 5325: Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2017
Sep 28, 2016. Passed 342/85.
H.R. 1737: Reforming CFPB Indirect Auto Financing Guidance Act
Nov 18, 2015. Passed 332/96.
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed 218/208.
This vote made H.R. 2146 the vehicle for passage of Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal currently being negotiated. H.R. 2146 was originally introduced as a bill to address issues with retirement funds of federal law enforcement officers and firefighters. ...
H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed 338/88.
The USA Freedom Act (H.R. 2048, Pub.L. 114–23) is a U.S. law enacted on June 2, 2015 that restored in modified form several provisions of the Patriot Act, which had expired the day before. The act imposes some new limits on the bulk collection of ...
H.R. 685: Mortgage Choice Act of 2015
Apr 14, 2015. Passed 286/140.
From Jan 2015 to Oct 2017, Dingell missed 44 of 1,893 roll call votes, which is 2.3%. This is on par with the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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