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. 6512: To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to make loans and ...
- H.R. 6407: VA Management Alignment Act of 2016
- H.R. 6261: ACO Assignment Improvement Act of 2016
- 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
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|Kilmer’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 511: Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act of 2015
Nov 17, 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.
H.R. 636: America’s Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015
Feb 13, 2015. Passed.
From Jan 2013 to Dec 2016, Kilmer missed 17 of 2,529 roll call votes, which is 0.7%. This is better than the median of 2.4% 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.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
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