Our unique analysis of the bills Carney 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). Carney is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Carney for more statistics.
John Carney sits on the following committees:
House Committee on Financial Services
- Member, Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises
- Member, Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade
Carney sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Foreign Trade and International Finance (46%) Education (13%) Finance and Financial Sector (9%) Government Operations and Politics (7%) Armed Forces and National Security (7%) Taxation (7%) Commerce (5%) Water Resources Development (5%)
Some of Carney’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 4409: Made in America Act of 2016
- H.R. 4222: Higher Education Savings Accounts Act of 2015
- H.R. 4221: SMART Grant Reauthorization Act of 2015
- H.R. 3784: SEC Small Business Advocate Act of 2016
- H.J.Res. 69: Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.
- H.R. 2953: Housing Assistance Reform Act of 2015
- H.Res. 300: On the passing of Joseph Robinette Biden, III.
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|Carney’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 1270: Restoring Access to Medication Act of 2015
Jul 6, 2016. Passed.
H.R. 1675: Encouraging Employee Ownership Act of 2015
Feb 3, 2016. Passed.
H.R. 1737: Reforming CFPB Indirect Auto Financing Guidance Act
Nov 18, 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. 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.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
From Jan 2011 to Sep 2016, Carney missed 107 of 4,087 roll call votes, which is 2.6%. This is on par with the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 71 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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