Porter is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the House of Representatives positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).
The chart is based on the bills Porter has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 6, 2015 to Nov 8, 2019. See full analysis methodology.
Ratings from Advocacy Organizations
Katie Porter sits on the following committees:
House Committee on Financial Services
- Member, Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions
- Member, Subcommittee on Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship, and Capital Markets
Porter sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Porter’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 4663: Freedom from Price Gouging Act
- H.R. 4662: Accountability in Student Loan Data Act
- H.R. 4320: Corporate Management Accountability Act of 2019
- H.R. 3641: Stronger Enforcement of Civil Penalties Act of 2019
- H.R. 3643: Accountability for Wall Street Executives Act
- H.R. 3165: Mental Health Parity Compliance Act
- H.R. 2878: Homecare for Seniors Act
From Jan 2019 to Oct 2019, Porter missed 9 of 609 roll call votes, which is 1.5%. This is on par with the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.
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