Read our 2016 Report Card for Meadows.
Our unique analysis of the bills Meadows 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). Meadows is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Mark Meadows sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
- House Committee on Foreign Affairs
- House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
Meadows was the primary sponsor of 3 bills that were enacted:
- H.R. 5995 (114th): GAO Civilian Task and Delivery Order Protest Authority Act of 2016
- H.R. 4180 (114th): Fraud Reduction and Data Analytics Act of 2015
- H.R. 4360 (113th): To designate the facility of the United States Forest Service for the Grandfather Ranger District located at 109 Lawing Drive in Nebo, North Carolina, as the “Jason ...
We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.
Meadows sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (40%) Taxation (26%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (9%) Transportation and Public Works (9%) Emergency Management (7%) International Affairs (5%) Housing and Community Development (5%)
Some of Meadows’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 891: Federal Transit Modernization Act of 2017
- H.R. 802: Aid to Allies Act
- H.R. 745: Federal Records Modernization Act of 2017
- H.R. 679: Construction Consensus Procurement Improvement Act of 2017
- H.R. 680: Eliminating Pornography from Agencies Act
- H.R. 336: Transit Benefits Modernization Act
- H.R. 6409 (114th): SuperPAC Elimination Act of 2017
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|Meadows’s Vote||Vote Description|
S. 612: A bill to designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 1300 Victoria Street in Laredo, Texas, as the “George P. Kazen Federal Building ...
Dec 8, 2016. Passed 360/61.
H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed 312/119.
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. 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.J.Res. 124 (113th): Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2015
Sep 17, 2014. Passed 319/108.
H.R. 3393 (113th): Student and Family Tax Simplification Act
Jul 24, 2014. Passed 227/187.
H.R. 1947 (113th): Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
Jun 20, 2013. Failed 195/234.
From Jan 2013 to Mar 2017, Meadows missed 34 of 2,723 roll call votes, which is 1.2%. This is better than the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 7 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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