Rep. Kristi Noem

Representative from South Dakota’s At-Large District, Republican

Noem, a Republican, has been the representative for South Dakota's at-large district since Jan 5, 2011 (next election in 2016).

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Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Noem has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Noem is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Noem for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Kristi Noem sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Noem sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Public Lands and Natural Resources (20%) Agriculture and Food (18%) Health (18%) Native Americans (13%) Taxation (10%) Education (10%) Water Resources Development (8%) Crime and Law Enforcement (5%)

Recent Bills

Some of Noem’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Noem’s Vote Vote Description
Aye H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
Aye H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
Nay H.R. 2393: Country of Origin Labeling Amendments Act of 2015
Jun 10, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.

Missed Votes

From Jan 2011 to Dec 2016, Noem missed 123 of 4,135 roll call votes, which is 3.0%. This is on par with the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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