Rehberg was the representative for Montana’s at-large district and was a Republican. He served from 2001 to 2012.
Rehberg is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 2013 positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).
The chart is based on the bills Rehberg sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.
Rehberg was the primary sponsor of 8 bills that were enacted. The most recent include:
- H.R. 4606 (112th): To authorize the issuance of right-of-way permits for natural gas pipelines in Glacier National Park, and for other purposes.
- H.R. 3070 (112th): Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
- H.R. 6166 (111th): American Eagle Palladium Bullion Coin Act of 2010
- H.R. 3563 (111th): Crow Tribe Water Rights Settlement Act of 2009
- H.R. 845 (111th): Crow Tribe Water Rights Settlement Act of 2009
- H.R. 2977 (109th): To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 306 2nd Avenue in Brockway, Montana, as the “Paul Kasten Post Office Building”.
- H.R. 3282 (107th): To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 400 North Main Street in Butte, Montana, as the “Mike Mansfield Federal Building and United States ...
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 at least about half 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).
Rehberg sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Public Lands and Natural Resources (26%) Armed Forces and National Security (16%) Native Americans (13%) Taxation (11%) Crime and Law Enforcement (11%) Commerce (8%) Finance and Financial Sector (8%) Health (8%)
Some of Rehberg’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6347 (112th): To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to require 20-year Congressional ...
- H.R. 6346 (112th): To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide a ...
- H.R. 4606 (112th): To authorize the issuance of right-of-way permits for natural gas pipelines in ...
- H.Res. 578 (112th): Supporting the goals and ideals of National Right to Keep and Bear ...
- H.R. 3904 (112th): Keep America’s Promises Act
- H.R. 3537 (112th): North American Energy Security Act
- H.R. 3500 (112th): To provide for the conveyance of a small parcel of National Forest ...
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H.R. 6233 (112th): Agricultural Disaster Assistance Act of 2012
Aug 2, 2012. Passed 223/197.
S. 365 (112th): Budget Control Act of 2011
Aug 1, 2011. Passed 269/161.
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H.R. 1249 (112th): Leahy-Smith America Invents Act
Jun 23, 2011. Passed 304/117.
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H.J.Res. 48 (112th): Additional Continuing Appropriations Amendments, 2011
Mar 15, 2011. Passed 271/158.
S. 3729 (111th): National Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2010
Sep 29, 2010. Passed 304/118.
H.Res. 801 (110th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3688) to implement the United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement.
Nov 7, 2007. Passed 349/55.
H.R. 3246 (110th): Regional Economic and Infrastructure Development Act of 2007
Oct 4, 2007. Passed 264/154.
H.R. 1 (110th): Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007
Jul 27, 2007. Passed 371/40.
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H.R. 2419 (110th): Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008
Jul 27, 2007. Passed 231/191.
The Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 (Pub.L. 110–234, H.R. 2419, 122 Stat. 923, enacted May 22, 2008, also known as the 2008 U.S. Farm Bill) was a $288 billion, five-year agricultural policy bill that was passed into law by the United States Congress ...
H.R. 1830 (110th): To extend the authorities of the Andean Trade Preference Act until February 29, 2008.
Jun 27, 2007. Passed 365/59.
From Jan 2001 to Jan 2013, Rehberg missed 36 of 8,568 roll call votes, which is 0.4%. This is better than the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jan 2013. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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