Berg was the representative for North Dakota’s at-large district and was a Republican. He served from 2011 to 2012.
Berg is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 2013 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 Berg sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.
Berg was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:
We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if at least about half of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).
Berg sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Environmental Protection (100%)
Some of Berg’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6501 (112th): Energy Consumer Protection Act of 2012
- H.R. 4643 (112th): Small Business Tax Simplification Act
- H.R. 4282 (112th): International Child Support Recovery Improvement Act of 2012
- H.R. 3616 (112th): Generator Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
- H.R. 3379 (112th): Regional Haze Federalism Act
- H.R. 2731 (112th): Helping Innovation of Re-Employment Services in States Act
|Berg’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.J.Res. 117 (112th): Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2013
Sep 13, 2012. Passed 329/91.
H.R. 6233 (112th): Agricultural Disaster Assistance Act of 2012
Aug 2, 2012. Passed 223/197.
H.R. 4970 (112th): Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012
May 16, 2012. Passed 222/205.
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 legislative change to the U.S. patent system since the ...
From Jan 2011 to Jan 2013, Berg missed 38 of 1,606 roll call votes, which is 2.4%. This is on par with the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jan 2013. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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