Rep. Raúl Labrador

Representative from Idaho’s 1st District, Republican

Labrador, a Republican, has been the representative for Idaho's 1st congressional district since Jan 5, 2011 (next election in 2016) (map).

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Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Labrador 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). Labrador is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Labrador for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Raúl Labrador sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Labrador sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Public Lands and Natural Resources (58%) Immigration (11%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (11%) Crime and Law Enforcement (11%) Labor and Employment (11%)

Recent Bills

Some of Labrador’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Labrador’s Vote Vote Description
Nay H.R. 5325: Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2017
Sep 28, 2016. Passed.
Aye H.Res. 546: Providing for consideration of the conference report to accompany the bill (H.R. 22) to authorize funds for Federal-aid ...
Dec 3, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.R. 511: Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act of 2015
Nov 17, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.R. 308: Keep the Promise Act of 2015
Nov 16, 2015. Failed.
No H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
No H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
Nay H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
Nay H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.

Missed Votes

From Jan 2011 to Dec 2016, Labrador missed 164 of 4,121 roll call votes, which is 4.0%. This is worse 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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Primary Sources

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