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Rep. Rob Woodall

Representative from Georgia’s 7th District, Republican

Woodall, a Republican, is the representative for Georgia's 7th congressional district and has served since Jan 5, 2011 (next election in 2018) (map).

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Photo of Rep. Rob Woodall [R-GA7]

Analysis

Legislative Metrics

Read our 2016 Report Card for Woodall.

Sponsorship Analysis

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

Ratings from Advocacy Organizations

Americans for Prosperity: 83% FreedomWorks: 80% The Club for Growth: 79% American Civil Liberties Union: 5% League of Conservation Voters: 4% Planned Parenthood Action Fund: 4% Human Rights Campaign: 0% NIAC Action: F

Committee Membership

Rob Woodall sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Woodall sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (43%) Economics and Public Finance (29%) Transportation and Public Works (29%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Woodall’s Vote Vote Description
Nay H.R. 863: To facilitate the addition of park administration at the Coltsville National Historical Park, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2017. Passed 369/42.
Aye H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed 312/119.
Aye H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed 218/208.
This vote made H.R. 2146 the vehicle for passage of Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal currently being negotiated. H.R. 2146 was originally introduced as a bill to address issues with retirement funds of federal law enforcement officers and firefighters. ...
Nay H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed 338/88.
The USA Freedom Act (H.R. 2048, Pub.L. 114–23) is a U.S. law enacted on June 2, 2015 that restored in modified form several provisions of the Patriot Act, which had expired the day before. The act imposes some new limits on the bulk collection of ...
Nay H.R. 212: Drinking Water Protection Act
Feb 24, 2015. Passed 375/37.
Nay H.R. 4681 (113th): Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015
Dec 10, 2014. Passed 325/100.
Aye H.J.Res. 124 (113th): Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2015
Sep 17, 2014. Passed 319/108.
Nay S. 1603 (113th): Gun Lake Trust Land Reaffirmation Act
Sep 16, 2014. Passed 359/64.
Nay H.R. 3393 (113th): Student and Family Tax Simplification Act
Jul 24, 2014. Passed 227/187.
Aye 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 change to the U.S. patent system since 1952, and ...

Missed Votes

From Jan 2011 to Oct 2017, Woodall missed 54 of 4,703 roll call votes, which is 1.1%. This is better than the median of 2.2% 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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