Read our 2018 Report Card for Scanlon.
Scanlon 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 Scanlon has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 6, 2015 to Dec 11, 2019. See full analysis methodology.
Ratings from Advocacy Organizations
Mary Scanlon sits on the following committees:
House Committee on the Judiciary
- Member, Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
- Member, Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
- Member, Subcommittee on The Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
- House Committee on Rules
- House Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress
Scanlon sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Scanlon’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5403: To allow the use of certified facility dogs in criminal proceedings in Federal ...
- H.R. 5053: Justice for Juveniles Act
- H.R. 4846: Fair Opportunities for Seniors Act
- H.R. 4627: Student Borrower Advocate Act
- H.R. 4628: Better Tools to Lower Costs Act of 2019
- H.Res. 617: Congratulating the Project Management Institute on the 50th anniversary of its founding.
- H.Res. 577: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2203) to increase transparency, accountability, and ...
From Nov 2018 to Dec 2019, Scanlon missed 5 of 766 roll call votes, which is 0.7%. This is better than the median of 2.2% 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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