Read our 2018 Report Card for Evans.
Evans is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the House of Representatives 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 Evans has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 6, 2015 to Jul 15, 2019. See full analysis methodology.
Ratings from Advocacy Organizations
Dwight Evans sits on the following committees:
Evans was the primary sponsor of 2 bills that were enacted:
- H.R. 6347 (115th): 7(a) Real Estate Appraisal Harmonization Act
- H.R. 2655: Small Business Innovation Protection Act of 2017
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).
Evans sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Evans’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 3544: To decriminalize cannabis, to establish an Equitable Licensing Grant Program in the Small ...
- H.R. 3339: Mentoring and Supporting Families Act
- H.R. 2585: Resources for Victims of Gun Violence Act of 2019
- H.Res. 359: Supporting the goals and ideals of National Healthy Schools Day.
- H.Res. 342: Supporting the goals and ideals of National Healthy Schools Day.
- H.R. 953: To prohibit consumer reporting agencies from including adverse information in certain consumer reports, ...
- H.R. 159: To require the Administrator of the Small Business Administration to establish a grant ...
From Nov 2016 to Jul 2019, Evans missed 12 of 1,739 roll call votes, which is 0.7%. This is better than the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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