Our unique analysis of the bills Grijalva 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). Grijalva is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Grijalva for more statistics.
Raúl Grijalva sits on the following committees:
- Ranking Member, House Committee on Natural Resources
House Committee on Education and the Workforce
- Member, Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education
- Member, Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training
Grijalva sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Public Lands and Natural Resources (34%) Education (27%) Immigration (8%) International Affairs (8%) Native Americans (8%) Health (6%) Government Operations and Politics (6%) Economics and Public Finance (4%)
Some of Grijalva’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5695: Veterans Visa and Protection Act of 2016
- H.R. 5556: Great Bend of the Gila National Monument Establishment Act
- H.R. 5488: Voting Access Act
- H.R. 5379: RESPECT Act
- H.R. 5373: LGBT Data Inclusion Act
- H.Res. 708: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the immigration policies of ...
- H.Res. 663: Supporting the goals and ideals of “National Middle Level Education Month”.
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|Grijalva’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 6: 21st Century Cures Act
Jul 10, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2596: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
Jun 16, 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.R. 33: Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act
Feb 27, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
H.R. 529: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve 529 plans.
Feb 25, 2015. Passed.
From Jan 2003 to Sep 2016, Grijalva missed 684 of 10,053 roll call votes, which is 6.8%. This is much worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 6 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
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