Rep. James Comer

Representative from Kentucky’s 1st District, Republican

Comer, a Republican, is the representative for Kentucky's 1st congressional district and has served since Nov 14, 2016 (next election in 2018) (map).

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Analysis

Read our 2016 Report Card for Comer.

Our unique analysis of the bills Comer sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the .

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the in . The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Comer is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

James Comer sits on the following committees:

Voting Record

Key Votes

Comer’s Vote Vote Description
Yea H.R. 863: To facilitate the addition of park administration at the Coltsville National Historical Park, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2017. Passed 369/42.
Aye S. 612: A bill to designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 1300 Victoria Street in Laredo, Texas, as the “George P. Kazen Federal Building ...
Dec 8, 2016. Passed 360/61.
Yea H.R. 2028: Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017
Dec 8, 2016. Passed 326/96.
Aye H.Res. 937: Providing for consideration of the conference report to accompany the bill (S. 2943) to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2017 for military activities of the Department ...
Dec 1, 2016. Passed 277/139.

Missed Votes

From Nov 2016 to Mar 2017, Comer missed 3 of 241 roll call votes, which is 1.2%. 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.

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Primary Sources

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