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Our unique analysis of the bills Honda 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). Honda is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Michael “Mike” Honda sits on the following committees:
House Committee on Appropriations
- Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
- Member, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development, and Related Agencies
Honda sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Education (31%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (23%) Taxation (11%) Science, Technology, Communications (8%) Crime and Law Enforcement (8%) International Affairs (7%) Immigration (7%) Economics and Public Finance (6%)
Some of Honda’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.Res. 690: Recognizing and celebrating April as “National Bilingual/Multilingual Learner Advocacy Month”.
- H.Res. 670: Expressing support for the designation of May 5, 2016, as a “National Day ...
- H.Res. 664: Recognizing the 100th anniversary of the American Educational Research Association (AERA), the largest ...
- H.R. 4865: Nanotechnology Advancement and New Opportunities Act
- H.R. 4835: Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Act
- H.R. 4798: Reuniting Families Act
- H.R. 4471: Educator Preparation Reform Act
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From Jan 2001 to May 2016, Honda missed 479 of 10,700 roll call votes, which is 4.5%. This is worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 89 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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