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Rep. Greg Gianforte

Representative for Montana’s At-Large District

pronounced greg // JI-uhn-fohr-tay

Gianforte is the representative for Montana’s at-large district and is a Republican. He has served since Jun 21, 2017. Gianforte is next up for reelection in 2018.


In 2017 Gianforte pleaded guilty to assaulting a reporter in 2017 the night before he was elected to Congress.

2017 Pleaded guilty.
Photo of Rep. Greg Gianforte [R-MT0]


Read our 2017 Report Card for Gianforte.

Ratings from Advocacy Organizations

Americans for Prosperity: 83% NumbersUSA: 62% NIAC Action: D

Committee Membership

Greg Gianforte sits on the following committees:

Enacted Legislation

Gianforte was the primary sponsor of 2 bills that were enacted:

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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).

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Gianforte sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Public Lands and Natural Resources (75%) Health (25%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Gianforte’s Vote Vote Description
No H.R. 1892: Further Extension of Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018; Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2018; SUSTAIN Care Act of 2018; Honoring Hometown Heroes Act
Feb 9, 2018. Passed 240/186.
This bill became the vehicle for passage of funding for the federal government through March 23, 2018, to avert a government shutdown that would have occurred on February 9, 2018 had this bill not been enacted. The bill was introduced as the Honoring Hometown Heroes ...
Yea S. 139: Rapid DNA Act of 2017
Jan 11, 2018. Passed 256/164.
This bill became the vehicle for passage of the FISA Amendments Reauthorization Act of 2017. The bill would extend so-called "section 702" government surveillance under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. The bill was originally introduced and passed the Senate in 2017 as the Rapid DNA ...
Yea H.R. 4667: Making further supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2018, for disaster assistance for Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria, and calendar year 2017 wildfires, ...
Dec 21, 2017. Passed 251/169.

Missed Votes

From Jun 2017 to Jun 2018, Gianforte missed 3 of 677 roll call votes, which is 0.4%. 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.

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Primary Sources

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