Our unique analysis of the bills Williams 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). Williams is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Williams for more statistics.
Roger Williams sits on the following committees:
Williams sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Williams’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5907: Community Mortgage Lender Regulatory Act of 2016
- H.Res. 838: Expressing support for designation of April 11 as “National Pet Adoption Day” and ...
- H.R. 5660: Retail Checking Account Protection Act of 2016
- H.R. 5527: CFPB Rule Accountability Act of 2016
- H.R. 5301: Seller Finance Enhancement Act
- H.Res. 533: Expressing disapproval of the President’s plan to accept 10,000 Syrian refugees.
- H.R. 4077: Medicare Established Provider Act of 2015
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|Williams’s Vote||Vote Description|
S. 1252: Global Food Security Act of 2016
Jul 6, 2016. Passed.
H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 6: 21st Century Cures Act
Jul 10, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2596: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
Jun 16, 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.
H.R. 623: Social Media Working Group Act of 2015
Feb 2, 2015. Passed.
From Jan 2013 to Dec 2016, Williams missed 128 of 2,507 roll call votes, which is 5.1%. This is much worse than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 6 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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