Our unique analysis of the bills Bilirakis 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). Bilirakis is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Bilirakis for more statistics.
Gus Bilirakis sits on the following committees:
Bilirakis sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Armed Forces and National Security (29%) Health (27%) Emergency Management (13%) Taxation (13%) International Affairs (8%) Government Operations and Politics (5%) Immigration (3%) Transportation and Public Works (3%)
Some of Bilirakis’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6011: ACA Premium Payment Verification Act
- H.R. 6010: Zika Pregnancy and Infant Registry Act of 2016
- H.R. 5145: To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to exclude abuse-deterrent formulations ...
- H.R. 5098: FTC REPORTS Act
- H.R. 4089: Student Visa Security Improvement Act
- H.R. 4063: Jason Simcakoski PROMISE Act
- H.R. 3954: Camp Lejeune Reservist Parity Act of 2015
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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 2007 to Dec 2016, Bilirakis missed 124 of 7,666 roll call votes, which is 1.6%. This is better than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 49 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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