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Our unique analysis of the bills Rubio has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.
Each dot in the chart below is a member of the Senate. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Rubio is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Marco Rubio sits on the following committees:
Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
- Chairman, Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard
- Member, Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security
- Member, Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, Innovation, and the Internet
- Member, Subcommittee on Space, Science, and Competitiveness
Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
- Chairman, Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Transnational Crime, Civilian Security, Democracy, Human Rights, and Global Women's Issues
- Member, Subcommittee on Africa and Global Health Policy
- Member, Subcommittee on East Asia, the Pacific, and International Cybersecurity Policy
- Member, Subcommittee on Near East, South Asia, Central Asia, and Counterterrorism
- Senate Select Committee on Intelligence
- Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship
Some of Rubio’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- S.Res. 167: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the courageous work and ...
- S.Res. 149: A resolution recognizing the importance and inspiration of the Hubble Space Telescope.
- S. 1082: A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for the ...
- S. 874: Second Amendment Enforcement Act of 2015
- S.Res. 112: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Internal Revenue Service ...
- S. 845: A bill to require the Secretary of the Treasury to implement security measures ...
- S. 802: Girls Count Act of 2015
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From Jan 2011 to May 2015, Rubio missed 109 of 1,315 roll call votes, which is 8.3%. This is worse than the median of 1.5% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
Recent Legislative Activity
Conference Report Agreed to 51/48
Sen. Rubio [R-FL]: YeaMay 5, 2015 5:30 p.m.
Motion to Proceed Agreed to 53/44
Sen. Rubio [R-FL]: YeaMay 5, 2015 10:18 a.m.
S.Res. 167: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the courageous work and life of Argentinian prosecutor Alberto Nisman, and calling for a swift and transparent investigation into his tragic death in Buenos Aires on January 18, 2015.
Sponsor: Sen. Marco Rubio [R-FL]
This resolution was referred to the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration.
Sen. Marco Rubio [R-FL] is a member of the committee.May 5, 2015
Nomination Confirmed 93/0
Sen. Rubio [R-FL]: YeaMay 4, 2015 5:31 p.m.