Read our 2016 Report Card for Veasey.
Our unique analysis of the bills Veasey 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). Veasey is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Marc Veasey sits on the following committees:
Veasey sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Armed Forces and National Security (21%) Health (15%) Immigration (15%) Education (15%) Taxation (13%) Government Operations and Politics (13%) Labor and Employment (6%) Crime and Law Enforcement (4%)
Some of Veasey’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 3796: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to assist in the support ...
- H.Res. 501: Expressing support for designation of the month of September as “National Voting Rights ...
- H.R. 3516: Reduce Barriers to College Act
- H.R. 3319: More for Veterans Act
- H.R. 3103: To direct the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of Homeland Security to ...
- H.R. 3102: To amend title 10, United States Code, to improve the provision of naturalization ...
- H.R. 3029: Combating the President’s Voter Suppression Commission Act
|Veasey’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.Res. 937: Providing for consideration of the conference report to accompany the bill (S. 2943) to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2017 for military activities of the Department ...
Dec 1, 2016. Passed 277/139.
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 384/40.
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed 218/208.
This vote made H.R. 2146 the vehicle for passage of Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal currently being negotiated. H.R. 2146 was originally introduced as a bill to address issues with retirement funds of federal law enforcement officers and firefighters. ...
H.R. 2596: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
Jun 16, 2015. Passed 247/178.
The Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016 (IAA), H.R. 2596, was passed by the House on June 16. The IAA would authorize funding for intelligence-related agencies such as the Central Intelligence Agency, National Security Agency, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. It was passed ...
H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed 338/88.
The USA Freedom Act (H.R. 2048, Pub.L. 114–23) is a U.S. law enacted on June 2, 2015 that restored in modified form several provisions of the Patriot Act, which had expired the day before. The act imposes some new limits on the bulk collection of ...
H.R. 83 (113th): Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015
Dec 11, 2014. Passed 219/206.
This bill became the vehicle for passage of the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015 [pdf], which was approved by the House on December 11, 2014 and by the Senate on December 13, 2014. The bill was originally introduced on January 3, 2013 by ...
H.R. 5682 (113th): To approve the Keystone XL Pipeline.
Nov 14, 2014. Passed 252/161.
H.J.Res. 124 (113th): Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2015
Sep 17, 2014. Passed 319/108.
H.R. 1613 (113th): Outer Continental Shelf Transboundary Hydrocarbon Agreements Authorization Act
Jun 27, 2013. Passed 256/171.
From Jan 2013 to Sep 2017, Veasey missed 38 of 3,058 roll call votes, which is 1.2%. This is better than the median of 2.2% 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.
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