Rep. Diane Black (R)

Representative from Tennessee’s 6th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2011-2016 Representative Tennessee's 6th District

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2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Black 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). Black is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Diane Black sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Some of Black’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 2011 to May 2015, Black missed 68 of 3,073 roll call votes, which is 2.2%. This is worse than 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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Primary Sources

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Recent Legislative Activity


H.R. 2570: To establish a demonstration program requiring the utilization of Value-Based Insurance Design to demonstrate that reducing the copayments or coinsurance charged to Medicare beneficiaries for selected high-value prescription medications and cli

Sponsor: Rep. Diane Black [R-TN6]

This bill was referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce and House Committee on Ways and Means which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.

Rep. Diane Black [R-TN6] is a member of the House Committee on Ways and Means.

May 22, 2015