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 Aug 13, 2019. See full analysis methodology.
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. 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
- H.R. 2833: CFPB Student Loan Integrity and Transparency Act of 2019
- H.R. 2073: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the 7.5 ...
- H.R. 1985: Family Savings for Kids and Seniors Act
From Jan 2019 to Jul 2019, Porter missed 9 of 514 roll call votes, which is 1.8%. This is on par with the median of 2.0% 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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