Our unique analysis of the bills Denham has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Denham is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Denham for more statistics.
Jeff Denham sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
- House Committee on Agriculture
- House Committee on Natural Resources
Denham sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Armed Forces and National Security (34%) Transportation and Public Works (17%) Government Operations and Politics (11%) Water Resources Development (11%) Animals (9%) Emergency Management (6%) Immigration (6%) Health (6%)
Some of Denham’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6316: VET Bonus Act
- H.R. 6022: New WATER Act
- H.R. 5091: Appropriate Care for Disabled Veterans Act
- H.R. 4937: PIPES Act of 2016
- H.R. 4582: SOS Act
- H.R. 4465: Federal Assets Sale and Transfer Act of 2016
- H.Con.Res. 72: Providing for a conditional adjournment of the House of Representatives and a conditional ...
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|Denham’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2029: Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016
Apr 30, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
H.R. 240: Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015
Jan 14, 2015. Passed.
From Jan 2011 to Dec 2016, Denham missed 61 of 4,112 roll call votes, which is 1.5%. This is better than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 9 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
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