Read our 2018 Report Card for Gallego.
Gallego is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the House of Representatives positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).
The chart is based on the bills Gallego has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 6, 2015 to May 20, 2019. See full analysis methodology.
Ratings from Advocacy Organizations
Ruben Gallego sits on the following committees:
Gallego was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:
- H.R. 4010 (114th): To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 522 North Central Avenue in Phoenix, Arizona, as the “Ed Pastor Post Office”.
We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if at least about half of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).
Gallego sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (23%) Armed Forces and National Security (18%) Crime and Law Enforcement (14%) Education (14%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (14%) International Affairs (9%) Immigration (9%)
Some of Gallego’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 2762: To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for the modification and ...
- H.R. 2491: Roadless Area Conservation Act of 2019
- H.R. 2029: Studying the Missing and Murdered Indian Crisis Act of 2019
- H.R. 1971: Universal Full-Day Kindergarten Act
- H.R. 1561: Security Clearance Family Review Act
- H.R. 1524: CORRUPT Act
- H.J.Res. 41: Requiring the advice and consent of the Senate or an Act of Congress ...
From Jan 2015 to May 2019, Gallego missed 52 of 2,756 roll call votes, which is 1.9%. This is on par with the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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