Our unique analysis of the bills Roby 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). Roby is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Roby for more statistics.
Martha Roby sits on the following committees:
House Committee on Appropriations
- Member, Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
- Member, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
- Member, Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies
- House Select Committee on the Events Surrounding the 2012 Terrorist Attack in Benghazi
Roby sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Roby’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6219: Unsecured Server Act of 2016
- H.J.Res. 101: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States which requires (except ...
- H.R. 5128: Protection and Advocacy for Veterans Act
- H.Con.Res. 79: Directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make corrections in the ...
- H.R. 3234: VA Medical Center Recovery Act
- H.R. 755: Defending State Authority Over Education Act of 2015
- H.R. 465: Working Families Flexibility Act of 2015
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|Roby’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 5303: Water Resources Development Act of 2016
Sep 28, 2016. Passed.
H.R. 5859: Community Counterterrorism Preparedness Act
Sep 21, 2016. 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.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
From Jan 2011 to Dec 2016, Roby missed 58 of 4,113 roll call votes, which is 1.4%. This is better than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 18 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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