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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
Johnson sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (26%) International Affairs (21%) Armed Forces and National Security (15%) Health (11%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%) Emergency Management (6%) Immigration (6%) Taxation (6%)
Some of Johnson’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- S. 2976: A bill to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to reform, streamline, ...
- S. 2968: A bill to reauthorize the Office of Special Counsel, and for other purposes.
- S. 2970: A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to expand law enforcement ...
- S. 2967: A bill to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to require the ...
- S. 2969: A bill to require the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency to ...
- S. 2964: GAO Mandates Revision Act of 2016
- S. 2912: A bill to authorize the use of unapproved medical products by patients diagnosed ...
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From Jan 2011 to May 2016, Johnson missed 30 of 1,567 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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