Read our 2017 Report Card for Krishnamoorthi.
Krishnamoorthi 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 Krishnamoorthi has sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.
Ratings from Advocacy Organizations
Raja Krishnamoorthi sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
- House Committee on Education and the Workforce
Krishnamoorthi sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Krishnamoorthi’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5761: Ending Maternal Mortality Act of 2018
- H.R. 5741: Military Research and Development Act
- H.R. 5564: Help Students Vote Act
- H.R. 5516: Investing in American Workers Act
- H.R. 5495: Congressional Oversight Needed For Likely Illicit and Corrupt Transactions Act
- H.R. 5401: Child CARE Act
- H.R. 5351: NDA Act
|Krishnamoorthi’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 5682: FIRST STEP Act
May 22, 2018. Passed 360/59.
H.R. 5682 requires the Department of Justice (DOJ) to develop and apply a risk and needs assessment system to identify a prisoner’s risk and assign them to appropriate evidence-based programming. Prisoners can earn incentives for participating in the programming. Prison reform initiatives have demonstrated success ...
H.R. 4667: Making further supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2018, for disaster assistance for Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria, and calendar year 2017 wildfires, ...
Dec 21, 2017. Passed 251/169.
H.R. 1039: Probation Officer Protection Act of 2017
May 19, 2017. Passed 229/177.
H.R. 1039 amends the federal criminal code to authorize a probation officer to arrest a person, without warrant, if there is probable cause to believe that person forcibly assaulted or obstructed a probation officer while performing their official duties. The bill also would direct the ...
From Jan 2017 to Jun 2018, Krishnamoorthi missed 2 of 981 roll call votes, which is 0.2%. 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.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
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