Read our 2018 Report Card for McNerney.
McNerney 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 McNerney has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 6, 2015 to May 17, 2019. See full analysis methodology.
Ratings from Advocacy Organizations
Jerry McNerney sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Energy and Commerce
House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
- Member, Subcommittee on Energy
McNerney was the primary sponsor of 3 bills that were enacted:
- H.R. 3995: Improving Broadband Access for Veterans Act of 2017
- H.R. 1132 (114th): To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1048 West Robinhood Drive in Stockton, California, as the “W. Ronald Coale Memorial Post Office ...
- H.R. 2406 (112th): To authorize the Administrator of General Services to convey a parcel of real property in Tracy, California, to the City of Tracy.
We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if at least about half of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).
McNerney sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Water Resources Development (16%) Education (14%) Taxation (14%) Government Operations and Politics (14%) Environmental Protection (12%) Energy (10%) Crime and Law Enforcement (10%) Armed Forces and National Security (10%)
Some of McNerney’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 2699: To amend the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982, and for other purposes.
- H.R. 2665: Smart Energy and Water Efficiency Act of 2019
- H.R. 2575: AI in Government Act of 2019
- H.R. 2057: FAIR Map Act
- H.R. 2019: Smart Energy and Water Efficiency Act of 2019
- H.R. 1432: Minority Business Development Act of 2019
- H.R. 359: Enhancing Grid Security through Public-Private Partnerships Act
From Jan 2007 to May 2019, McNerney missed 169 of 9,093 roll call votes, which is 1.9%. This is on par with 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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