Our unique analysis of the bills DeSantis 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). DeSantis is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for DeSantis for more statistics.
Ron DeSantis sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
- House Committee on Foreign Affairs
- House Committee on the Judiciary
DeSantis sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of DeSantis’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6241: Reciprocity Ensures Streamlined Use of Lifesaving Treatments Act of 2016
- H.Res. 775: Recognizing the impact of Sister Cities International and expressing support for the designation ...
- H.R. 5218: Targeting Child Predators Act of 2016
- H.J.Res. 89: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to the ...
- H.R. 4764: Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers (PAWS) Act of 2016
- H.R. 4448: State Sanctions Against Iranian Terrorism Act
- H.R. 4143: Terrorist Refugee Infiltration Prevention Act of 2015
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|DeSantis’s Vote||Vote Description|
S. 1252: Global Food Security Act of 2016
Jul 6, 2016. Passed.
H.R. 4889: Kelsey Smith Act
May 23, 2016. Failed.
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. 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.R. 33: Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act
Feb 27, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
From Jan 2013 to Sep 2016, DeSantis missed 30 of 2,481 roll call votes, which is 1.2%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
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