Our unique analysis of the bills Heck 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). Heck is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Heck for more statistics.
Denny Heck sits on the following committees:
Heck sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Heck’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6200: Ongoing Recovery and Conservation Awareness Act of 2016
- H.R. 6213: To direct the Community Development Financial Institutions Fund to perform an outreach program ...
- H.R. 6253: CERT Act
- H.Res. 773: To express support for recognition of June 2016 as National Orca Protection Month.
- H.R. 4131: Bring the Ancient One Home Act of 2015
- H.R. 3630: PUGET SOS Act
- H.Res. 374: Reaffirming Singapore’s strategic partnership with the United States, encompassing broad and robust economic, ...
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|Heck’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 511: Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act of 2015
Nov 17, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 1735: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
Oct 1, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2596: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
Jun 16, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 622: State and Local Sales Tax Deduction Fairness Act of 2015
Apr 16, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
From Jan 2013 to Sep 2016, Heck missed 48 of 2,481 roll call votes, which is 1.9%. This is on par with the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 3 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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