Our unique analysis of the bills Buck 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). Buck is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Buck for more statistics.
Ken Buck sits on the following committees:
House Committee on the Judiciary
- Member, Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations
- Member, Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security
- House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
Buck sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Crime and Law Enforcement (100%)
Some of Buck’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6426: To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for a 2 year ...
- H.R. 4760: Blue Lives Matter Act of 2016
- H.R. 4371: Article I Consolidated Appropriations Amendments, 2016
- H.R. 4220: Water and Agriculture Tax Reform Act of 2015
- H.R. 4001: Fix the Footnotes Act of 2015
- H.R. 3624: Fraudulent Joinder Prevention Act of 2016
- H.R. 3023: To amend title 5, United States Code, to modify probationary periods with respect ...
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|Buck’s Vote||Vote Description|
S. 1252: Global Food Security Act of 2016
Jul 6, 2016. Passed.
H.R. 4889: Kelsey Smith Act
May 23, 2016. Failed.
H.R. 4127: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
Dec 1, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2596: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
Jun 16, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
From Jan 2015 to Dec 2016, Buck missed 65 of 1,311 roll call votes, which is 5.0%. This is much worse than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
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