Rep. Will Hurd

Representative from Texas’s 23rd District, Republican

Hurd, a Republican, has been the representative for Texas's 23rd congressional district since Jan 6, 2015 (next election in 2016) (map).

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Our unique analysis of the bills Hurd 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). Hurd is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Hurd for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Will Hurd sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Hurd sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (80%) International Affairs (20%)

Recent Bills

Some of Hurd’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Hurd’s Vote Vote Description
Aye H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
Aye H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
Nay H.R. 749: Passenger Rail Reform and Investment Act of 2015
Mar 4, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.

Missed Votes

From Jan 2015 to Sep 2016, Hurd missed 3 of 1,277 roll call votes, which is 0.2%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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