Our unique analysis of the bills Courtney 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). Courtney is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Courtney for more statistics.
Joe Courtney sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Armed Services
- House Committee on Education and the Workforce
Courtney sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Courtney’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5988: Remedies for Refusal of Repatriation Act
- H.Res. 631: Calling upon the United States Senate to give its advice and consent to ...
- H.R. 4447: Opioid and Heroin Epidemic Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act
- H.Res. 493: Recognizing Connecticut’s Submarine Century, the 100th anniversary of the establishment of Naval Submarine ...
- H.R. 2090: Protecting America’s Workers Act
- H.R. 2050: Middle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2015
- H.R. 1683: United States Coast Guard Commemorative Coin Act
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|Courtney’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 1735: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
Oct 1, 2015. Passed.
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. 880: American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2015
May 20, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2353: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015
May 19, 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. 1731: National Cybersecurity Protection Advancement Act of 2015
Apr 23, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
From Jan 2007 to Dec 2016, Courtney missed 95 of 7,644 roll call votes, which is 1.2%. This is better than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 33 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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