Read our 2014 Report Card for Gingrey.
Our unique analysis of the bills Gingrey sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2014. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Gingrey is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Gingrey was the primary sponsor of 3 bills that were enacted:
- H.R. 6092 (110th): To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 101 Tallapoosa Street in Bremen, Georgia, as the “Sergeant Paul Saylor Post Office Building”.
- H.R. 4143 (110th): To authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a major medical facility project in Atlanta, Georgia.
- H.R. 1925 (108th): Runaway, Homeless, and Missing Children Protection Act
We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.
Gingrey sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Health (38%) Armed Forces and National Security (12%) Government Operations and Politics (12%) Immigration (10%) Energy (7%) Labor and Employment (7%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (7%) Taxation (7%)
Some of Gingrey’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5268 (113th): Preventing Government Printing Overreach Act of 2014
- H.R. 5003 (113th): Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park Boundary Adjustment Act of 2014
- H.R. 4750 (113th): Standard of Care Protection Act of 2014
- H.Res. 553 (113th): Recognizing Linemen, the profession of Linemen, and the contributions of these brave ...
- H.R. 4008 (113th): Educational Freedom Act of 2014
- H.R. 3742 (113th): Antibiotic Development to Advance Patient Treatment Act of 2013
- H.Res. 405 (113th): Commending the Patriot Guard Riders for their mission to show sincere respect ...
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H.R. 83 (113th): Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015
Dec 11, 2014. Passed 219/206.
This bill became the vehicle for passage of the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015 [pdf], which was approved by the House on December 11, 2014 and by the Senate on December 13, 2014. The bill was originally introduced on January 3, 2013 by ...
H.J.Res. 124 (113th): Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2015
Sep 17, 2014. Passed 319/108.
H.R. 1947 (113th): Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
Jun 20, 2013. Failed 195/234.
H.R. 6233 (112th): Agricultural Disaster Assistance Act of 2012
Aug 2, 2012. Passed 223/197.
S. 365 (112th): Budget Control Act of 2011
Aug 1, 2011. Passed 269/161.
The Budget Control Act of 2011 (Pub.L. 112–25, S. 365, 125 Stat. 240, enacted August 2, 2011) is a federal statute in the United States that was signed into law by President Barack Obama on August 2, 2011. The Act brought conclusion to the United ...
H.R. 1249 (112th): Leahy-Smith America Invents Act
Jun 23, 2011. Passed 304/117.
The Leahy–Smith America Invents Act (AIA) is a United States federal statute that was passed by Congress and was signed into law by President Barack Obama on September 16, 2011. The law represents the most significant change to the U.S. patent system since 1952, and ...
H.R. 1473 (112th): Department of Defense and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Apr 14, 2011. Passed 260/167.
H.J.Res. 48 (112th): Additional Continuing Appropriations Amendments, 2011
Mar 15, 2011. Passed 271/158.
From Jan 2003 to Dec 2014, Gingrey missed 395 of 8,776 roll call votes, which is 4.5%. This is worse than the median of 2.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2014. ProPublica has tracked 31 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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