Our unique analysis of the bills Harper 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). Harper is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Harper for more statistics.
Gregg Harper sits on the following committees:
- Chairman, Joint Committee on the Library
- Vice Chairman, Joint Committee on Printing
- House Committee on Energy and Commerce
- House Committee on House Administration
Harper sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Harper’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5092: Reinforcing American-Made Products Act of 2016
- H.R. 4553: CARE Act of 2016
- H.R. 3249: Mid-Mississippi Conservation, Recreation, and Development Act of 2015
- H.R. 3099: RAISE Family Caregivers Act
- H.Res. 334: Designating the Ulysses S. Grant Association as the organization to implement the bicentennial ...
- H.R. 2853: Grassroots Rural and Small Community Water Systems Assistance Act
- H.R. 2066: Telehealth Enhancement Act of 2015
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|Harper’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 4889: Kelsey Smith Act
May 23, 2016. Failed.
S. 1177: Every Child Achieves Act of 2015
Dec 2, 2015. Passed.
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 2009 to Dec 2016, Harper missed 85 of 5,767 roll call votes, which is 1.5%. This is better than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 12 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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