Read our 2016 Report Card for Honda.
Our unique analysis of the bills Honda sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2016. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Honda is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Honda was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:
- H.R. 6558 (110th): To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1750 Lundy Avenue in San Jose, California, as the “Gordon N. Chan Post Office Building”.
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.
Honda sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Education (30%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (23%) Taxation (11%) Crime and Law Enforcement (8%) Science, Technology, Communications (8%) Immigration (8%) International Affairs (6%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (6%)
Some of Honda’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6510 (114th): Save the Children Act of 2016
- H.R. 6322 (114th): Norman Yoshio Mineta Congressional Gold Medal Act
- H.R. 6255 (114th): Norman Yoshio Mineta Congressional Gold Medal Act
- H.Res. 910 (114th): Supporting the ideals and goals of the “International Day for the Elimination ...
- H.Res. 908 (114th): Expressing support for designation of October 2016 as “Bullying Prevention Month”.
- H.Res. 909 (114th): Expressing support for the right to rescue animals.
- H.R. 6254 (114th): Don’t Block LGBTQ Act of 2016
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|Honda’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. 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. 6233 (112th): Agricultural Disaster Assistance Act of 2012
Aug 2, 2012. Passed 223/197.
H.R. 1249 (112th): Leahy-Smith America Invents Act
Jun 23, 2011. Passed 304/117.
The Leahy–Smith America Invents Act (AIA) is a United States federal statute that was passed by Congress and was signed into law by President Barack Obama on September 16, 2011. The law represents the most significant change to the U.S. patent system since 1952, and ...
H.R. 2499 (111th): Puerto Rico Democracy Act of 2010
Apr 29, 2010. Passed 223/169.
H.Res. 317 (111th): Recognizing the region from Manhattan, Kansas, to Columbia, Missouri, as the Kansas City Animal Health Corridor, and ...
Sep 15, 2009. Passed 312/108.
From Jan 2001 to Dec 2016, Honda missed 492 of 11,092 roll call votes, which is 4.4%. This is worse than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2016. ProPublica has tracked 89 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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