2015 Report CardRead our 2015 Report Card for Johnson »
Our unique analysis of the bills Johnson has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.
Each dot in the chart below is a member of the Senate. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Johnson is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Ron Johnson sits on the following committees:
Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
- Ex Officio, Subcommittee on Federal Spending Oversight and Emergency Management
- Ex Officio, Subcommittee on Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations
- Ex Officio, Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management
Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
- Chairman, Subcommittee on Europe and Regional Security Cooperation
- Member, Subcommittee on East Asia, the Pacific, and International Cybersecurity Policy
- Member, Subcommittee on Near East, South Asia, Central Asia, and Counterterrorism
- Member, Subcommittee on State Department and USAID Management, International Operations, and Bilateral International Development
- Senate Committee on the Budget
Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
- Member, Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security
- Member, Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, Innovation, and the Internet
- Member, Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard
- Member, Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety and Security
Johnson sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (26%) International Affairs (22%) Armed Forces and National Security (15%) Health (9%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%) Emergency Management (7%) Immigration (7%) Taxation (7%)
Some of Johnson’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- S. 2758: Promoting Responsible Opioid Prescribing Act of 2016
- S.Res. 378: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the courageous work and ...
- S.Res. 377: An original resolution directing the Senate Legal Counsel to bring a civil action ...
- S. 2589: Terrorist Release Transparency Act
- S. 2517: Combat Terrorist Use of Social Media Act of 2016
- S. 2518: Zika Response and Safety Act of 2016
- S. 2375: Federal Asset Sale and Transfer Act of 2015
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From Jan 2011 to Apr 2016, Johnson missed 29 of 1,547 roll call votes, which is 1.9%. This is on par with the median of 1.6% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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