Our unique analysis of the bills Ayotte has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the Senate.
Each dot in the chart below is a member of the Senate. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Ayotte is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Ayotte for more statistics.
Kelly Ayotte sits on the following committees:
- Senate Committee on Armed Services
Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
- Chairman, Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security
- Member, Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, Innovation, and the Internet
- Member, Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard
- Member, Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety and Security
- Senate Committee on the Budget
Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
- Member, Subcommittee on Federal Spending Oversight and Emergency Management
- Member, Subcommittee on Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations
- Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship
Ayotte sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Taxation (22%) Armed Forces and National Security (18%) Health (16%) International Affairs (10%) Economics and Public Finance (10%) Transportation and Public Works (9%) Labor and Employment (7%) Science, Technology, Communications (6%)
Some of Ayotte’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- S. 3448: Bring Our Heroes Home Act of 2016
- S. 3299: Bottles and Breastfeeding Equipment Screening Act
- S. 3242: Responsible Additions and Increases to Sustain Employee Health Benefits Act of 2016
- S.Res. 521: A resolution expressing support for the designation of September 2016 as National Ovarian ...
- S. 2941: Women and Lung Cancer Research and Preventive Services Act of 2016
- S. 2879: Working Families Relief Act
- S. 2890: Christa McAuliffe Commemorative Coin Act of 2016
View All » (including bills from previous years)
From Jan 2011 to Dec 2016, Ayotte missed 21 of 1,637 roll call votes, which is 1.3%. This is on par with the median of 1.7% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: