Our unique analysis of the bills Cheney 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). Cheney is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Liz Cheney sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Armed Services
- House Committee on Natural Resources
- House Committee on Rules
Cheney was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:
- H.J.Res. 44: Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior relating to Bureau of Land Management regulations that establish the procedures used to prepare, revise, or amend land ...
We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).
Cheney sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Cheney’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 1778: To provide that an order by the Secretary of the Interior imposing a ...
- H.Res. 174: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1301) making appropriations for the Department ...
- H.J.Res. 44: Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior relating to Bureau ...
- H.R. 648: To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to amend the Definite Plan Report ...
- H.Res. 55: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 7) to prohibit taxpayer funded abortions.
- H.R. 401: To designate the mountain at the Devils Tower National Monument, Wyoming, as Devils ...
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H.R. 1039: Probation Officer Protection Act of 2017
May 19, 2017. Passed 229/177.
H.R. 1039 amends the federal criminal code to authorize a probation officer to arrest a person, without warrant, if there is probable cause to believe that person forcibly assaulted or obstructed a probation officer while performing their official duties. The bill also would direct the ...
H.R. 244: Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2017
May 3, 2017. Passed 309/118.
This vote was on the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2017, which would fund the government through the remainder of fiscal year 2017, that is, through the end of September 2017. Prior to this vote, this bill, H.R. 244, was the Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing ...
H.R. 1695: Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act of 2017
Apr 26, 2017. Passed 378/48.
This bill would change the appointment process for the head of the U.S. Copyright Office, known as the Register of Copyrights. Currently the Register of Copyrights is hired by the Librarian of Congress (who is the head of the Library of Congress). This bill would ...
From Jan 2017 to May 2017, Cheney missed 1 of 273 roll call votes, which is 0.4%. This is better than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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