Congressional Member Profiles

Sen. Jim Risch

Sen. Jim Risch

Republican, Idaho
Office 202-224-2752 | @SenatorRisch | Facebook

C

Grade

0

Votes for Children

2

Bills Sponsored or Cosponsored

2

Actions Against the Interests of Children

Sen. Risch represents a state with a child poverty rate of 14.3 percent. 5.6 percent of children in this state are in extreme poverty, 15.8 percent are food insecure, and 6.1 percent lack health insurance. During the 116th Congress, Sen. Risch has taken 0 votes that would help the children in his state. He has introduced 0 bills and cosponsored 2 bills to help children. Sen. Risch has taken 2 actions in support of legislation we believe to be against the interests of children.

This report card includes information on more than 500 bills introduced during this Congress. So far, Sen. Risch has taken the following action during this Congress:

  • voted against H.R.3401 the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance and Security at the Southern Border Act, 2019.

  • co-sponsored S.1652 the Adoption Tax Credit Refundability Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored S.274 the Child Welfare Provider Inclusion Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored S.69 the Constitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2019.

  • For more information on the methodology of this report card visit this page.

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