Read our 2018 Report Card for Walker.
Walker is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the House of Representatives positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).
The chart is based on the bills Walker has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 6, 2015 to Sep 13, 2019. See full analysis methodology.
Ratings from Advocacy Organizations
Mark Walker sits on the following committees:
House Committee on Homeland Security
- Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Intelligence and Counterterrorism
- Member, Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Innovation
- House Committee on Education and Labor
- House Committee on House Administration
Walker sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Taxation (20%) International Affairs (13%) Crime and Law Enforcement (13%) Government Operations and Politics (13%) Health (13%) Education (13%) Economics and Public Finance (7%) Armed Forces and National Security (7%)
Some of Walker’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 3217: Budgeting for Disasters Act
- H.R. 3149: Academic Partnerships Lead Us to Success Act
- H.R. 1804: Student-Athlete Equity Act
- H.R. 1589: CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2019
- H.R. 1545: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the inclusion of ...
- H.R. 931: BLAKE Act
- H.R. 787: SOAR Reauthorization Act of 2019
From Jan 2015 to Sep 2019, Walker missed 115 of 3,065 roll call votes, which is 3.8%. This is worse than the median of 2.0% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.
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