Waltz 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 Waltz has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 6, 2015 to Oct 18, 2019. See full analysis methodology.
Michael Waltz sits on the following committees:
House Committee on Armed Services
- Member, Subcommittee on Intelligence and Emerging Threats and Capabilities
- Member, Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces
- House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
Waltz sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Waltz’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 2204: Venezuelan Contracting Restriction Act
- H.R. 1911: SFC Brian Woods Gold Star and Military Survivors Act
- H.R. 1746: To direct the President to establish a unified United States Space Command.
From Jan 2019 to Oct 2019, Waltz missed 36 of 570 roll call votes, which is 6.3%. This is much worse than the median of 2.1% 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.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: