Rep. Joyce Beatty

Representative from Ohio’s 3rd District, Democrat

Beatty, a Democrat, has been the representative for Ohio's 3rd congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).

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Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Beatty has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Beatty is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Beatty for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Joyce Beatty sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Beatty sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (23%) Health (17%) Housing and Community Development (11%) Education (11%) Crime and Law Enforcement (11%) Finance and Financial Sector (11%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (9%) Taxation (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Beatty’s Vote Vote Description
Aye H.R. 1734: Improving Coal Combustion Residuals Regulation Act of 2015
Jul 22, 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.
Yea H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.R. 685: Mortgage Choice Act of 2015
Apr 14, 2015. Passed.
Nay H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
Aye H.R. 636: America’s Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015
Feb 13, 2015. Passed.

Missed Votes

From Jan 2013 to Dec 2016, Beatty missed 49 of 2,510 roll call votes, which is 2.0%. This is on par with the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 8 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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