Our unique analysis of the bills Bishop 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). Bishop is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Bishop for more statistics.
Rob Bishop sits on the following committees:
- Chairman, House Committee on Natural Resources
- House Committee on Armed Services
Bishop sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Bishop’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.J.Res. 100: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to give States ...
- H.R. 5780: Utah Public Lands Initiative Act
- H.R. 5781: Utah Public Lands Initiative Partner Act
- H.R. 5468: To direct the Secretary of the Interior to allow for prepayment of repayment ...
- H.Con.Res. 135: Directing the Secretary of the Senate to make technical corrections in the enrollment ...
- H.R. 5192: To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide for overflights of national ...
- H.J.Res. 92: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to give States ...
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|Bishop’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 4361: Federal Information Systems Safeguards Act of 2016
Jul 7, 2016. Passed.
H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 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.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
From Jan 2003 to Sep 2016, Bishop missed 693 of 10,053 roll call votes, which is 6.9%. This is much worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 1 explanation for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
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