Read our 2016 Report Card for Jordan.
Our unique analysis of the bills Jordan 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). Jordan is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Jim Jordan sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
- House Committee on the Judiciary
Jordan sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Jordan’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 1436: To provide for reconciliation pursuant to title II of the concurrent resolution on ...
- H.R. 5360 (114th): Welfare Reform and Upward Mobility Act
- H.R. 1701 (114th): Second Amendment Enforcement Act of 2015
- H.R. 5246 (113th): To require the United States attorney to bring the matter of an ...
- H.R. 4731 (113th): Welfare Reform Act of 2014
- H.Res. 565 (113th): Calling on Attorney General Eric H. Holder, Jr., to appoint a special ...
- H.R. 3689 (113th): To restore Second Amendment rights in the District of Columbia.
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|Jordan’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed 338/88.
The USA Freedom Act (H.R. 2048, Pub.L. 114–23) is a U.S. law enacted on June 2, 2015 that restored in modified form several provisions of the Patriot Act, which had expired the day before. The act imposes some new limits on the bulk collection of ...
H.R. 83 (113th): Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015
Dec 11, 2014. Passed 219/206.
This bill became the vehicle for passage of the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015 [pdf], which was approved by the House on December 11, 2014 and by the Senate on December 13, 2014. The bill was originally introduced on January 3, 2013 by ...
H.J.Res. 124 (113th): Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2015
Sep 17, 2014. Passed 319/108.
H.R. 3393 (113th): Student and Family Tax Simplification Act
Jul 24, 2014. Passed 227/187.
H.R. 6233 (112th): Agricultural Disaster Assistance Act of 2012
Aug 2, 2012. Passed 223/197.
H.R. 1249 (112th): Leahy-Smith America Invents Act
Jun 23, 2011. Passed 304/117.
The Leahy–Smith America Invents Act (AIA) is a United States federal statute that was passed by Congress and was signed into law by President Barack Obama on September 16, 2011. The law represents the most significant change to the U.S. patent system since 1952, and ...
H.Res. 801 (110th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3688) to implement the United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement.
Nov 7, 2007. Passed 349/55.
H.R. 1830 (110th): To extend the authorities of the Andean Trade Preference Act until February 29, 2008.
Jun 27, 2007. Passed 365/59.
From Jan 2007 to Apr 2017, Jordan missed 164 of 7,887 roll call votes, which is 2.1%. This is on par with the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 78 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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