Read our 2019 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 Aug 7, 2020. See full analysis methodology.
Ratings from Advocacy Organizations
Norma Torres sits on the following committees:
Torres sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
International Affairs (21%) Native Americans (16%) Crime and Law Enforcement (12%) Housing and Community Development (12%) Government Operations and Politics (12%) Immigration (9%) Transportation and Public Works (9%) Commerce (9%)
Some of Torres’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 7300: Defund Executive Orders that Suppress Free Speech Act
- H.R. 5604: Advanced Manufacturing Jobs in America Act
- H.Res. 772: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5377) to amend the Internal Revenue ...
- H.R. 4968: BASIC Act
- H.Res. 674: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the achievements of Edgar ...
- H.R. 4852: GIVE Act
- H.Res. 627: Expressing support for the designation of the second Monday in October as “Indigenous ...
From Jan 2015 to Jul 2020, Torres missed 60 of 3,414 roll call votes, which is 1.8%. This is on par with 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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