Our unique analysis of the bills Barr 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). Barr is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Barr for more statistics.
Garland “Andy” Barr sits on the following committees:
Barr sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Barr’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5789: Camp Nelson Heritage Park Study Act
- H.R. 5276: No Bailouts for State, Territory, and Local Governments Act
- H.R. 4166: Expanding Proven Financing for American Employers Act
- H.R. 3671: Race Horse Cost Recovery Act of 2015
- H.R. 3672: Equine Tax Parity Act
- H.R. 3084: Thoroughbred Horseracing Integrity Act of 2015
- H.R. 2603: Saving Lives, Saving Costs Act
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|Barr’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 1314: Trade Act of 2015
Oct 28, 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. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 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, Barr missed 14 of 2,481 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 2 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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