Our unique analysis of the bills Kilmer 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). Kilmer is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Kilmer for more statistics.
Derek Kilmer sits on the following committees:
Kilmer sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Armed Forces and National Security (28%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (18%) Government Operations and Politics (15%) Science, Technology, Communications (13%) Taxation (10%) Commerce (5%) Education (5%) Immigration (5%)
Some of Kilmer’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5989: United States and Israel Space Cooperation Act
- H.R. 5515: EPIC Act
- H.R. 5412: To provide the right of American Indians born in Canada or the United ...
- H.R. 5051: OPEN Government Data Act
- H.R. 4648: Green Stormwater Infrastructure Investment Act
- H.R. 4609: Keeping American Jobs Act
- H.R. 4527: Military Retiree Employment Act
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From Jan 2013 to Sep 2016, Kilmer missed 14 of 2,463 roll call votes, which is 0.6%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 14 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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