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Rep. Jody Hice

Representative for Georgia’s 10th District

pronounced JOH-dee // hīss

Hice is the representative for Georgia’s 10th congressional district (view map) and is a Republican. He has served since Jan 6, 2015. Hice is next up for reelection in 2020.

Photo of Rep. Jody Hice [R-GA10]

Analysis

Legislative Metrics

Read our 2018 Report Card for Hice.

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Hice 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 Hice has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 6, 2015 to May 20, 2019. See full analysis methodology.

Ratings from Advocacy Organizations

Committee Membership

Jody Hice sits on the following committees:

Enacted Legislation

Hice was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:

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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).

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Hice sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Public Lands and Natural Resources (29%) Government Operations and Politics (24%) Crime and Law Enforcement (15%) Immigration (12%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (9%) Armed Forces and National Security (6%) Transportation and Public Works (6%)

Recent Bills

Some of Hice’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Hice voted Nay

Passed 378/11 on Dec 20, 2018.

Hice voted Nay

Passed 400/11 on Dec 11, 2018.

Hice voted Nay

Passed 361/61 on Sep 26, 2018.

H.R. 6157 provides $674.6 billion in total discretionary budget authority for the Department of Defense for fiscal year (FY) 2019. The bill provides $606.5 billion ...

Hice voted Nay

Passed 383/13 on Jun 12, 2018.

H.R. 5327 directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to award grants to at least 10 providers that offer treatment services for people ...

Hice voted Yea

Passed 229/177 on May 19, 2017.

H.R. 1039 amends the federal criminal code to authorize a probation officer to arrest a person, without warrant, if there is probable cause to believe ...

Hice voted No

Hice voted Aye

Passed 218/208 on Jun 18, 2015.

This vote made H.R. 2146 the vehicle for passage of Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal currently being negotiated. H.R. ...

Hice voted Nay

Passed 338/88 on May 13, 2015.

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 ...

Missed Votes

From Jan 2015 to May 2019, Hice missed 35 of 2,756 roll call votes, which is 1.3%. 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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