Our unique analysis of the bills Brown sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2010. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Brown is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Brown sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Foreign Trade and International Finance (37%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (16%) Armed Forces and National Security (15%) Government Operations and Politics (8%) Economics and Public Finance (7%) International Affairs (5%) Health (5%) Labor and Employment (5%)
Some of Brown’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5414 (111th): To provide for the conveyance of a small parcel of National Forest ...
- H.R. 4634 (111th): Transparency in Job Loss from Fishery Closures Act of 2010
- H.Res. 951 (111th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the symbols and ...
- H.R. 3885 (111th): Veterans Dog Training Therapy Act
- H.Con.Res. 187 (111th): Remembering the 20th anniversary of Hurricane Hugo, which struck Charleston, South Carolina ...
- H.Res. 465 (111th): Recognizing the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway Association on the occasion of its 10th ...
- H.R. 1454 (111th): Multinational Species Conservation Funds Semipostal Stamp Act of 2010
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From Jan 2001 to Dec 2010, Brown missed 272 of 6,962 roll call votes, which is 3.9%. This is on par with the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. ProPublica has tracked 49 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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