Our unique analysis of the bills King 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). King is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for King for more statistics.
Steve King sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Agriculture
- House Committee on the Judiciary
- House Committee on Small Business
King sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of King’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.J.Res. 99: Making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes.
- H.R. 6119: To distribute Federal funds for elementary and secondary education in the form of ...
- H.R. 5646: Sarah’s Law
- H.R. 3928: Ending the Sanctuary Capitol Policy Act of 2015
- H.Res. 500: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the State of Israel ...
- H.R. 3780: Putting Patients and Providers Ahead of Compressed Regulatory Timelines Act of 2015
- H.R. 3251: To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to exclude coverage of ...
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|King’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 4889: Kelsey Smith Act
May 23, 2016. Failed.
H.Res. 495: Providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 1314) to amend the Internal Revenue Code ...
Oct 28, 2015. Passed.
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. 2: Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015
Mar 26, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
From Jan 2003 to Sep 2016, King missed 255 of 10,053 roll call votes, which is 2.5%. This is on par with the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 66 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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