Our unique analysis of the bills Tiahrt sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2010. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Tiahrt is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Tiahrt was the primary sponsor of 3 bills that were enacted:
- H.R. 4013 (111th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a 5-year carryback of operating losses, and for other purposes.
- H.R. 5135 (110th): To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 201 West Greenway Street in Derby, Kansas, as the “Sergeant Jamie O. Maugans Post Office ...
- H.R. 1761 (108th): To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 9350 East Corporate Hill Drive in Wichita, Kansas, as the “Garner E. Shriver Post Office ...
We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.
Tiahrt sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Armed Forces and National Security (20%) Government Operations and Politics (19%) Taxation (15%) Law (12%) Economics and Public Finance (12%) Crime and Law Enforcement (8%) Commerce (7%) Finance and Financial Sector (7%)
Some of Tiahrt’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.Con.Res. 326 (111th): Honoring the life of Dr. Ronald W. Walters and commending his life ...
- H.Res. 1413 (111th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the holding in ...
- H.R. 5365 (111th): Sons and Daughters of America Act
- H.R. 5298 (111th): Fair Defense Competition Act
- H.R. 5253 (111th): Federal Research Public Access Act of 2010
- H.R. 5173 (111th): Secure the Border Act of 2010
- H.Res. 1279 (111th): Calling for an appeal of the ruling which found the National Day ...
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From Jan 1995 to Dec 2010, Tiahrt missed 425 of 10,703 roll call votes, which is 4.0%. This is on par with the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. ProPublica has tracked 42 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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