Our unique analysis of the bills Graves 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). Graves is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Graves for more statistics.
Garret Graves sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Natural Resources
- House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
Graves sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Graves’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6104: Timely Payments for Flood Victims Act of 2016
- H.R. 5753: To authorize the Attorney General to make grants to State and local law ...
- H.R. 5577: Innovation in Offshore Leasing Act
- H.R. 5513: PROVE IT Act of 2016
- H.R. 4302: END OF AN ERA Act
- H.Con.Res. 95: Providing for a conditional adjournment of the House of Representatives and a conditional ...
- H.R. 4048: Syrian Refugee Verification and Safety Act
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|Graves’s Vote||Vote Description|
S. 1252: Global Food Security Act of 2016
Jul 6, 2016. 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. 1731: National Cybersecurity Protection Advancement Act of 2015
Apr 23, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 1560: Protecting Cyber Networks Act
Apr 22, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
From Jan 2015 to Dec 2016, Graves missed 11 of 1,303 roll call votes, which is 0.8%. This is better than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
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