Our unique analysis of the bills Sanchez 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). Sanchez is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Sanchez for more statistics.
Loretta Sanchez sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Armed Services
House Committee on Homeland Security
- Member, Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security
- Member, Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies
- Joint Economic Committee
Sanchez sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Sanchez’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5310: Creating Higher Education Affordability Necessary to Compete Economically Act
- H.Res. 681: Honoring women who have served, and who are currently serving, as members of ...
- H.Res. 643: Honoring women who have served, and who are currently serving, as members of ...
- H.R. 4383: DHS Human Trafficking Prevention Act of 2016
- H.Res. 217: Honoring the life and accomplishments of Henry Thomas Segerstrom and expressing condolences on ...
- H.R. 1596: To authorize the President to award the Medal of Honor to Special Forces ...
- H.R. 1051: To direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to designate John Wayne Airport in ...
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|Sanchez’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 2017: Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act of 2015
Feb 12, 2016. Passed.
H.R. 511: Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act of 2015
Nov 17, 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.R. 2029: Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016
Apr 30, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
H.R. 50: Unfunded Mandates Information and Transparency Act of 2015
Feb 4, 2015. Passed.
From Jan 1997 to Sep 2016, Sanchez missed 1,073 of 13,450 roll call votes, which is 8.0%. This is much worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 78 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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