LaTurner is the representative for Kansas’s 2nd congressional district (view map) and is a Republican. He has served since Jan 3, 2021. LaTurner is next up for reelection in 2022 and serves until Jan 3, 2023.
LaTurner 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 ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).
The chart is based on the bills LaTurner has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 3, 2017 to May 13, 2022. See full analysis methodology.
Jacob “Jake” LaTurner sits on the following committees:
LaTurner recently introduced the following legislation:
- H.R. 6871: DHS Acquisition Reform Act
- H.Res. 904: Commending and congratulating the Coffeyville Community College Red Ravens men’s basketball team on …
- H.R. 6271: Health Savings Act of 2021
- H.R. 5655: Kelsey Smith Act
- H.R. 5656: Simon Crosier Act
Most legislation has no activity after being introduced.
From Jan 2021 to May 2022, LaTurner missed 5 of 634 roll call votes, which is 0.8%. This is better than the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.
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