Our unique analysis of the bills McCarthy 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). McCarthy is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for McCarthy for more statistics.
McCarthy sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Science, Technology, Communications (24%) Government Operations and Politics (24%) Armed Forces and National Security (18%) Finance and Financial Sector (12%) Transportation and Public Works (12%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (12%)
Some of McCarthy’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6007: To amend title 49, United States Code, to include consideration of certain impacts ...
- H.Res. 842: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the terrorist attacks launched ...
- H.R. 5658: TALENT Act of 2016
- H.R. 5631: Iran Accountability Act of 2016
- H.R. 5611: Homeland Safety and Security Act
- H.R. 5137: Moving to Work Reform and Expansion Act of 2016
- H.R. 5052: OPEN Act
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|McCarthy’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 597: Reform Exports and Expand the American Economy Act
Oct 27, 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. 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 2007 to Dec 2016, McCarthy missed 144 of 7,644 roll call votes, which is 1.9%. This is on par with the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 2 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
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