Read our 2018 Report Card for Huffman.
Huffman 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 Huffman has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 6, 2015 to Jul 18, 2019. See full analysis methodology.
Ratings from Advocacy Organizations
Jared Huffman sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Natural Resources
- House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis
- House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
Huffman sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Public Lands and Natural Resources (26%) Education (17%) Energy (15%) Government Operations and Politics (12%) Native Americans (9%) Taxation (8%) Labor and Employment (8%) Crime and Law Enforcement (5%)
Some of Huffman’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 3391: To Offer Refugees College Help (TORCH) Act
- H.R. 3359: National Adoption and Foster Care Home Study Act
- H.R. 2611: Public Lands Telecommunications Act
- H.R. 2405: National Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2019
- H.R. 2337: FLEET Act
- H.R. 2313: Water Conservation Rebate Tax Parity Act
- H.R. 2250: Northwest California Wilderness, Recreation, and Working Forests Act
From Jan 2013 to Jul 2019, Huffman missed 144 of 4,235 roll call votes, which is 3.4%. This is worse 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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