Read our 2018 Report Card for Torres.
Torres 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 Torres has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 6, 2015 to Jun 18, 2019. See full analysis methodology.
Ratings from Advocacy Organizations
Norma Torres sits on the following committees:
House Committee on Appropriations
- Member, Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government
- Member, Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs
- Member, Subcommittee on Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies
- House Committee on Rules
Torres sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
International Affairs (22%) Native Americans (17%) Government Operations and Politics (12%) Housing and Community Development (12%) Transportation and Public Works (12%) Commerce (10%) Immigration (7%) Crime and Law Enforcement (7%)
Some of Torres’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 3328: To limit the fees charged and collected from applicants for naturalization and related ...
- H.R. 3329: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5186 ...
- H.Res. 436: Providing for further consideration of the bill (H.R. 2740) making appropriations for the ...
- H.R. 2836: Central American Women and Children Protection Act of 2019
- H.R. 2733: Savanna’s Act
- H.Con.Res. 33: Supporting the goals and ideals of National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week.
- H.R. 1998: Protect DREAMer Confidentiality Act of 2019
From Jan 2015 to Jun 2019, Torres missed 51 of 2,902 roll call votes, which is 1.8%. This is on par with the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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