Our unique analysis of the bills Latta 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). Latta is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Latta for more statistics.
Robert Latta sits on the following committees:
Latta sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Science, Technology, Communications (24%) Environmental Protection (22%) Energy (17%) Armed Forces and National Security (17%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (7%) Taxation (5%) Government Operations and Politics (3%) Animals (3%)
Some of Latta’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.Res. 740: Congratulating Dr. and Mrs. David and Valerie Hodge on a successful 10-year tenure ...
- H.R. 4979: Advanced Nuclear Technology Development Act of 2016
- H.R. 4925: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 229 ...
- H.R. 3929: Office of Strategic Services Congressional Gold Medal Act
- H.R. 2593: To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require identification and description on ...
- H.R. 2399: Wildlife and Hunting Heritage Conservation Council Advisory Committee Act
- H.R. 2401: To direct the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to ...
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|Latta’s Vote||Vote Description|
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 Dec 2007 to Sep 2016, Latta missed 37 of 6,457 roll call votes, which is 0.6%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 18 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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