Rep. Joseph Heck

Representative from Nevada’s 3rd District, Republican

Heck, a Republican, has been the representative for Nevada's 3rd congressional district since Jan 5, 2011 (next election in 2016) (map).


2015 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Joseph Heck sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Heck sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (24%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (21%) Health (18%) Immigration (11%) Housing and Community Development (8%) Labor and Employment (8%) Taxation (5%) Families (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2011 to May 2016, Heck missed 41 of 3,741 roll call votes, which is 1.1%. This is better than the median of 2.3% 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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