Our unique analysis of the bills Scalise 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). Scalise is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Scalise for more statistics.
Steve Scalise sits on the following committees:
Scalise sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Scalise’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6195: Free Speech Fairness Act
- H.R. 6176: Export Control Reform Act
- H.Con.Res. 89: Expressing the sense of Congress that a carbon tax would be detrimental to ...
- H.R. 2557: Promoting New Manufacturing Act
- H.R. 2246: Firearms Interstate Commerce Reform Act
- H.R. 734: Federal Communications Commission Consolidated Reporting Act of 2015
- H.R. 5184 (113th): National Regulatory Budget Act of 2014
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|Scalise’s Vote||Vote Description|
S. 764: A bill to reauthorize and amend the National Sea Grant College Program Act, and for other purposes.
Jul 14, 2016. Passed.
H.R. 1314: Trade Act of 2015
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. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
From May 2008 to Dec 2016, Scalise missed 91 of 6,213 roll call votes, which is 1.5%. This is better than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 6 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
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