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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
Some of Johnson’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- S. 623: A bill to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to train Department of ...
- S.Res. 93: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the courageous work and ...
- S.Res. 72: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the January 24, 2015, ...
- S.Res. 68: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the January 24, 2015, ...
- S.Res. 33: An original resolution authorizing expenditures by the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental ...
- S. 208: Secure the Border First Act of 2015
- S. 129: Repeal Executive Amnesty Act of 2015
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From Jan 2011 to Mar 2015, Johnson missed 20 of 1,211 roll call votes, which is 1.7%. This is worse than 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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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
Recent Legislative Activity
Joint Resolution Passed 53/46
Sen. Johnson [R-WI]: YeaMar 4, 2015 11:38 a.m.
Motion to Proceed Agreed to 53/45
Sen. Johnson [R-WI]: YeaMar 3, 2015 2:18 p.m.
S. 623: A bill to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to train Department of Homeland Security personnel how to effectively deter, detect, disrupt, and prevent human trafficking during the course of their primary roles and responsibilities, and for
Sponsor: Sen. Ron Johnson [R-WI]
This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration.
Sen. Ron Johnson [R-WI] is the chairman of the committee.Mar 3, 2015