Our unique analysis of the bills Sánchez 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). Sánchez is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Sánchez for more statistics.
Linda Sánchez sits on the following committees:
- Ranking Member, House Committee on Ethics
- House Select Committee on the Events Surrounding the 2012 Terrorist Attack in Benghazi
House Committee on Ways and Means
- Member, Subcommittee on Tax Policy
Sánchez sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Sánchez’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5952: Strengthening Social Security Act of 2016
- H.R. 5892: To amend title II of the Social Security Act to improve social security ...
- H.R. 5681: Alzheimer’s Beneficiary and Caregiver Support Act
- H.Res. 784: Expressing support for the designation of Journeymen Linemen Recognition Day.
- H.Res. 666: Expressing support for designation of a “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day”.
- H.Res. 593: Expressing support for designation of the week of February 1, 2016, through February ...
- H.R. 4212: Community-Based Independence for Seniors Act of 2015
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|Sánchez’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.Res. 546: Providing for consideration of the conference report to accompany the bill (H.R. 22) to authorize funds for Federal-aid ...
Dec 3, 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. 2353: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015
May 19, 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 2003 to Sep 2016, Sánchez missed 543 of 10,053 roll call votes, which is 5.4%. This is much worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 93 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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