Rep. John Katko

Representative from New York’s 24th District, Republican

Katko, a Republican, has been the representative for New York's 24th congressional district since Jan 6, 2015 (next election in 2016) (map).

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Our unique analysis of the bills Katko 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). Katko is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Katko for more statistics.

Committee Membership

John Katko sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Katko sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Transportation and Public Works (43%) Crime and Law Enforcement (19%) Emergency Management (19%) Taxation (10%) Armed Forces and National Security (10%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Katko’s Vote Vote Description
Nay H.R. 5538: Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017
Jul 14, 2016. Passed.
Nay H.R. 511: Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act of 2015
Nov 17, 2015. Passed.
Aye H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
No H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
Nay H.R. 2577: Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016
Jun 9, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
Nay H.Con.Res. 27: Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels ...
Mar 25, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.

Missed Votes

From Jan 2015 to Sep 2016, Katko missed 19 of 1,277 roll call votes, which is 1.5%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 3 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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