Our unique analysis of the bills Keating 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). Keating is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Keating for more statistics.
William Keating sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Foreign Affairs
- House Committee on Homeland Security
Keating sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Crime and Law Enforcement (17%) Health (17%) Armed Forces and National Security (17%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (17%) Immigration (11%) Private Legislation (11%) Transportation and Public Works (11%)
Some of Keating’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6075: To clarify the United States interest in certain submerged lands in the area ...
- H.R. 5598: Plymouth 400th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act of 2016
- H.R. 5599: Plymouth 400th Commemoration Commission Act of 2016
- H.R. 5495: To require that certain information relating to terrorism investigations be included in the ...
- H.R. 5056: Airport Perimeter and Access Control Security Act of 2016
- H.R. 5057: Safe Prescribing for Veterans Act
- H.R. 4800: To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to carry out a land exchange ...
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From Jan 2011 to Sep 2016, Keating missed 100 of 4,076 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 27 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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