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Rep. Jack Bergman

Representative for Michigan’s 1st District

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Bergman is the representative for Michigan’s 1st congressional district (view map) and is a Republican. He has served since Jan 3, 2017. Bergman is next up for reelection in 2018.

Photo of Rep. Jack Bergman [R-MI1]

Analysis

Legislative Metrics

Read our 2017 Report Card for Bergman.

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Bergman is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the House of Representatives positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Bergman has sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Ratings from Advocacy Organizations

Americans for Prosperity: 91% FreedomWorks: 70% NumbersUSA: 55% NIAC Action: D Planned Parenthood Action Fund: 0%

Committee Membership

Jack Bergman sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Bergman sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (67%) Immigration (33%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Bergman’s Vote Vote Description
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.
Nay H.Res. 569: Additional Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief Requirements Act, 2017
Oct 12, 2017. Passed 353/69.
This resolution rewrote the text of H.R. 2266 to be the Additional Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief Requirements Act, 2017, and sent the new text of H.R. 2266 back to the Senate for approval. The text of the bill can be found in this resolution.
Yea H.R. 1039: Probation Officer Protection Act of 2017
May 19, 2017. Passed 229/177.
H.R. 1039 amends the federal criminal code to authorize a probation officer to arrest a person, without warrant, if there is probable cause to believe that person forcibly assaulted or obstructed a probation officer while performing their official duties. The bill also would direct the ...

Missed Votes

From Jan 2017 to Apr 2018, Bergman missed 5 of 857 roll call votes, which is 0.6%. This is better than the median of 2.3% 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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