Our unique analysis of the bills Meehan 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). Meehan is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Meehan for more statistics.
Patrick Meehan sits on the following committees:
Meehan sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Foreign Trade and International Finance (29%) Crime and Law Enforcement (17%) Taxation (15%) Emergency Management (12%) Education (7%) Housing and Community Development (7%) Health (7%) International Affairs (5%)
Some of Meehan’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5865: Duty to Report Sexual Assault Act of 2016
- H.R. 5769: Protect Our Schools from Tax Delinquents Act of 2016
- H.R. 5768: PFOS and PFOA Right to Know Act of 2016
- H.R. 5172: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and phaseout the ...
- H.R. 4969: John Thomas Decker Act of 2016
- H.R. 4890: To impose a ban on the payment of bonuses to employees of the ...
- H.R. 4876: Medicare Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention Act of 2016
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|Meehan’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 511: Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act of 2015
Nov 17, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 702: To adapt to changing crude oil market conditions.
Oct 9, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2577: Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016
Jun 9, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 1806: America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2015
May 20, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
From Jan 2011 to Dec 2016, Meehan missed 32 of 4,112 roll call votes, which is 0.8%. This is better than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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