Voting Record by Policy Area
Policy AreaTotal
congress 717 493
69%
147 77
11%
economics and public finance 627 372
59%
219 36
6%
armed forces and national security 382 235
62%
119 28
7%
government operations and politics 264 135
51%
89 40
15%
finance and financial sector 187 88
47%
75 24
13%
public lands and natural resources 149 86
58%
43 20
13%
energy 134 60
45%
62 12
9%
health 111 51
46%
34 26
23%
environmental protection 108 53
49%
42 13
12%
transportation and public works 108 71
66%
24 13
12%
international affairs 103 44
43%
40 19
18%
emergency management 89 47
53%
32 10
11%
taxation 83 35
42%
39 9
11%
crime and law enforcement 79 47
59%
17 15
19%
agriculture and food 66 36
55%
26 4
6%
education 56 27
48%
29
law 53 25
47%
17 11
21%
science, technology, communications 49 21
43%
17 11
22%
water resources development 47 19
40%
25 3
6%
commerce 24 13
54%
6 5
21%
labor and employment 24 15
63%
8 1
4%
immigration 20 10
50%
10
native americans 16 12
75%
3 1
6%
foreign trade and international finance 15 6
40%
8 1
7%
housing and community development 14 4
29%
8 2
14%
civil rights and liberties, minority issues 12 6
50%
2 4
33%
social welfare 12 8
67%
4
families 8 5
63%
2 1
13%
animals 3 2
67%
1
33%
sports and recreation 3 1
33%
1 1
33%
arts, culture, religion 2
1 1
50%

Voting Record by Legislative Subjects

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1530 congressional oversight 1407 administrative law and regulatory procedures 1267 executive agency funding and structure 1059 government information and archives 1040 government studies and investigations 971 appropriations 904 research administration and funding 884 licensing and registrations 872 house of representatives 865 oil and gas 859 legislative rules and procedure 842 public contracts and procurement 835 government employee pay, benefits, personnel management 768 hazardous wastes and toxic substances 735 government trust funds 719 research and development 691 government lending and loan guarantees 682 advisory bodies 671 aviation and airports 666 caribbean area 647 terrorism 629 department of defense 623 california 609 user charges and fees 593 drug trafficking and controlled substances 591 government buildings, facilities, and property 581 climate change and greenhouse gases 580 water quality 578 state and local government operations 576 motor vehicles 576 alternative and renewable resources 573 elementary and secondary education 569 water use and supply 568 environmental assessment, monitoring, research 568 energy efficiency and conservation 566 small business 561 intelligence activities, surveillance, classified information 559 tax administration and collection, taxpayers 558 electric power generation and transmission 554 foreign aid and international relief 551 administrative remedies 548 computers and information technology 542 manufacturing 542 marine and coastal resources, fisheries 539 civil actions and liability 536 arms control and nonproliferation 535 defense spending 531 veterans' education, employment, rehabilitation 529 fraud offenses and financial crimes 525 military facilities and property 523 health facilities and institutions 518 wildlife conservation and habitat protection 514 higher education 508 land transfers 507 latin america 506 education programs funding 502 military personnel and dependents 502 buy american requirements 502 land use and conservation 500 indian social and development programs 494 national guard and reserves 492 disaster relief and insurance 492 rural conditions and development 490 judicial review and appeals 488 firearms and explosives 487 department of the interior 486 nuclear weapons 484 middle east 483 veterans' medical care 483 military operations and strategy 480 metals 462 nevada 461 roads and highways 461 alaska 460 air quality 455 washington state 453 lakes and rivers 451 oregon 447 asia 445 cuba 441 building construction 440 health care costs and insurance 440 military procurement, research, weapons development 436 forests, forestry, trees 434 detention of persons 425 solid waste and recycling 420 district of columbia 420 strategic materials and reserves 418 water resources funding 416 environmental regulatory procedures 415 internet and video services 413 transportation costs 405 indian lands and resources rights 403 endangered and threatened species 395 environmental protection agency (epa) 391 social work, volunteer service, charitable organizations 388 presidents and presidential powers, vice presidents 387 military medicine 387 advanced technology and technological innovations 386 criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation 384 texas 383 atmospheric science and weather 383 intergovernmental relations 383 marine and inland water transportation 383 department of energy 381 health information and medical records 376 historic sites and heritage areas 376 great lakes 372 russia 372 accounting and auditing 369 chemical and biological weapons 369 federal appellate courts 368 child health 368 military education and training 367 department of veterans affairs 357 federal officials 357 hybrid, electric, and advanced technology vehicles 355 department of homeland security 353 drug, alcohol, tobacco use 353 energy research 350 student aid and college costs 349 fires 349 energy storage, supplies, demand 349 fishes 346 disability and paralysis 346 u.s. territories and protectorates 345 floods and storm protection 344 international law and treaties 342 housing finance and home ownership 342 corporate finance and management 341 sex offenses 340 parks, recreation areas, trails 340 department of health and human services 337 syria 336 transportation safety and security 336 judicial procedure and administration 336 military assistance, sales, and agreements 336 dams and canals 336 wetlands 335 idaho 334 navigation, waterways, harbors 332 europe 332 iraq 330 health programs administration and funding 329 health personnel 328 health care coverage and access 328 pest management 325 transportation programs funding 324 afghanistan 324 banking and financial institutions regulation 322 residential rehabilitation and home repair 321 canada 318 israel 317 trade restrictions 316 law enforcement administration and funding 315 technology transfer and commercialization 314 public utilities and utility rates 313 montana 313 business investment and capital 312 department of the treasury 311 housing and community development funding 309 executive office of the president 309 cemeteries and funerals 308 performance measurement 307 child safety and welfare 306 telephone and wireless communication 306 pollution liability 305 mammals 305 financial services and investments 305 securities 302 minority health 301 emergency planning and evacuation 301 homelessness and emergency shelter 300 minnesota 299 nuclear power 298 border security and unlawful immigration 295 pacific ocean 295 right of privacy 295 department of agriculture 295 business records 295 delta regional authority 294 mental health 292 watersheds 291 conflicts and wars 291 virginia 291 army corps of engineers 290 museums, exhibitions, cultural centers 290 veterans' pensions and compensation 289 human rights 289 military history 289 correctional facilities and imprisonment 288 pornography 288 food assistance and relief 287 minority and disadvantaged businesses 285 iran 285 mining 285 securities and exchange commission (sec) 285 africa 284 international organizations and cooperation 283 alliances 280 religion 277 utah 276 minority education 276 radioactive wastes and releases 275 wilderness and natural areas, wildlife refuges, wild rivers, habitats 275 law enforcement officers 275 lighting and heating 274 economic development 273 educational technology and distance education 272 women's health 272 federal-indian relations 271 budget deficits and national debt 271 defense nuclear facilities safety board 270 livestock 269 marine pollution 268 north dakota 268 china 267 computer security and identity theft 266 south dakota 266 environmental health 264 health technology, devices, supplies 263 birds 263 foreign labor 262 monuments and memorials 261 crimes against women 260 employee benefits and pensions 260 florida 259 legal fees and court costs 258 intellectual property 256 central intelligence agency (cia) 252 aquatic ecology 250 mississippi river 249 diplomacy, foreign officials, americans abroad 249 economic performance and conditions 249 military command and structure 249 government ethics and transparency, public corruption 248 medical research 248 mexico 246 internal revenue service (irs) 244 nuclear regulatory commission (nrc) 244 water storage 243 guam 243 educational facilities and institutions 243 puerto rico 240 animal protection and human-animal relationships 240 spacecraft and satellites 239 appalachian regional commission 238 coal 238 inflation and prices 238 federal energy regulatory commission (ferc) 236 evidence and witnesses 236 competitiveness, trade promotion, trade deficits 235 members of congress 235 infrastructure development 234 specialized courts 233 armed forces retirement home 231 outdoor recreation 230 nutrition and diet 229 assault and harassment offenses 227 department of commerce 227 abortion 226 state and local finance 223 youth employment and child labor 223 hunting and fishing 220 commemorative events and holidays 219 crime victims 219 war and emergency powers 219 bank accounts, deposits, capital 219 prescription drugs 218 national institutes of health (nih) 218 low- and moderate-income housing 218 nuclear waste technical review board 216 pipelines 216 national symbols 216 railroads 216 life, casualty, property insurance 215 northern mariana islands 214 government liability 213 department of justice 211 mississippi 210 employment discrimination and employee rights 208 congressional operations and organization 208 sales and excise taxes 205 pakistan 205 space flight and exploration 204 medical tests and diagnostic methods 203 colorado 202 medical education 202 lawyers and legal services 200 new jersey 199 kentucky 198 agricultural trade 197 public-private cooperation 197 department of transportation 196 horticulture and plants 195 currency 194 trade agreements and negotiations 193 immigration status and procedures 192 poverty and welfare assistance 192 humanities programs funding 192 alaska natives and hawaiians 191 human trafficking 190 maryland 190 tax-exempt organizations 189 agricultural conservation and pollution 189 federal deposit insurance corporation (fdic) 189 national credit union administration 189 wyoming 188 long-term, rehabilitative, and terminal care 188 competition and antitrust 187 american battle monuments commission 187 employee hiring 186 international exchange and broadcasting 184 palau 184 smithsonian institution 181 policy sciences 179 north korea 179 food supply, safety, and labeling 178 agricultural prices, subsidies, credit 177 worker safety and health 177 congressional committees 177 congressional officers and employees 176 department of education 176 illinois 176 performing arts 175 health promotion and preventive care 175 military civil functions 174 ukraine 174 agricultural marketing and promotion 174 missouri 174 national capital planning commission 174 national foundation on the arts and the humanities 173 juvenile crime and gang violence 171 national aeronautics and space administration 171 animal and plant health 171 senate 170 kuwait 170 federal reserve system 169 natural disasters 169 visas and passports 169 japan 168 national and community service 167 employment and training programs 167 office of the u.s. trade representative 166 agricultural research 166 coast guard 165 criminal justice information and records 165 chesapeake bay 165 energy prices 165 drug enforcement administration (dea) 163 public transit 163 u.s. capitol 163 national science foundation 163 historical and cultural resources 163 business ethics 163 arizona 161 jordan 161 congressional agencies 160 bankruptcy 159 small business administration 159 art, artists, authorship 158 elections, voting, political campaign regulation 156 agricultural insurance 155 legal services corporation 155 virgin islands 154 crimes against children 154 federal emergency management agency (fema) 154 service animals 154 library of congress 154 retail and wholesale trades 154 commission on civil rights 154 equal employment opportunity commission (eeoc) 154 marine mammal commission 153 veterans' loans, housing, homeless programs 152 international monetary system and foreign exchange 152 consumer financial protection bureau 152 judges 152 government accountability office (gao) 152 congressional leadership 151 consumer affairs 151 military law 151 congressional tributes 149 everglades 148 domestic violence and child abuse 148 hiv/aids 147 motor carriers 147 architect of the capitol 147 congressional budget office (cbo) 147 congressional research service (crs) 147 commission of fine arts 147 denali commission 146 government publishing office (gpo) 144 medicare 144 massachusetts 144 housing supply and affordability 143 marketing and advertising 142 commodity futures trading commission 141 military readiness 140 government corporations and government-sponsored enterprises 138 industrial facilities 138 crime prevention 138 sex and reproductive health 138 emergency communications systems 138 national railroad passenger corporation (amtrak) 138 georgia 137 emergency medical services and trauma care 137 gulf of mexico 136 food and drug administration (fda) 136 adoption and foster care 136 energy revenues and royalties 135 u.s. international trade commission 134 unemployment 134 american samoa 133 federal district courts 133 alcoholic beverages 132 aging 131 motor fuels 131 teaching, teachers, curricula 131 food industry and services 130 public participation and lobbying 130 public housing 130 travel and tourism 129 sovereignty, recognition, national governance and status 129 grain 129 new york state 129 fruit and vegetables 128 drug safety, medical device, and laboratory regulation 126 commodities markets 126 director of national intelligence 126 new mexico 125 customs enforcement 124 hospital care 124 joint committee on taxation 124 joint economic committee 124 south carolina 124 tennessee 123 u.s. postal service 122 merit systems protection board 122 department of housing and urban development 121 consumer credit 121 national security agency 120 transportation employees 118 office of personnel management (opm) 118 yemen 117 federal communications commission (fcc) 117 comprehensive health care 117 racial and ethnic relations 117 cancer 117 north carolina 116 broadcasting, cable, digital technologies 116 reconstruction and stabilization 115 federal trade commission (ftc) 115 regional and metropolitan planning 115 property tax 114 national archives and records administration 114 office of management and budget (omb) 114 crimes against property 114 arctic and polar regions 113 personnel records 112 war crimes, genocide, crimes against humanity 112 general services administration 112 health care quality 112 sanctions 112 insects 110 infectious and parasitic diseases 110 supreme court 109 privacy and civil liberties oversight board 109 violent crime 108 sex, gender, sexual orientation discrimination 107 news media and reporting 106 new york city 106 state and local courts 105 charitable contributions 104 accidents 104 first responders and emergency personnel 104 portugal 103 office of special counsel 103 farm credit administration 103 indian claims 103 product safety and quality 102 family planning and birth control 102 department of labor 101 separation, divorce, custody, support 100 administrative conference of the u.s. 100 consumer product safety commission 100 federal labor relations authority 100 office of government ethics 100 selective service system 99 television and film 99 u.s. sentencing commission 98 department of state 98 debt collection 98 federal election commission (fec) 98 postal regulatory commission 98 u.s. holocaust memorial council 96 income tax deductions 95 micronesia 95 budget process 95 federal bureau of investigation (fbi) 94 refugees, asylum, displaced persons 94 atlantic coast (u.s.) 94 somalia 93 science and engineering education 93 interest, dividends, interest rates 93 kansas 93 bermuda 92 family services 92 louisiana 92 employee performance 91 medicaid 91 marshall islands 90 u.s. history 90 alabama 90 cayman islands 89 community life and organization 88 immunology and vaccination 87 wages and earnings 87 homeland security 86 census and government statistics 86 criminal procedure and sentencing 86 housing for the elderly and disabled 85 earth sciences 84 disability and health-based discrimination 83 world health 83 election assistance commission 82 meat 82 national transportation safety board (ntsb) 81 federal maritime commission 80 access board 80 alternative treatments 79 women's employment 79 state and local taxation 79 neighborhood reinvestment corporation 79 genetics 78 labor standards 78 special education 78 alternative dispute resolution, mediation, arbitration 78 housing discrimination 78 germany 78 maine 76 postal service 76 agricultural practices and innovations 76 veterinary medicine and animal diseases 76 industrial policy and productivity 76 insurance industry and regulation 74 due process and equal protection 74 government national mortgage association (ginnie mae) 74 migrant, seasonal, agricultural labor 73 income tax credits 73 indiana 73 veterans' organizations and recognition 73 freedom of information 73 iowa 73 hydrology and hydrography 72 saint lawrence seaway 71 seashores and lakeshores 71 environmental technology 71 foreign property 71 reptiles 70 wisconsin 70 lease and rental services 69 agricultural education 68 photography and imaging 68 u.s. agency for international development (usaid) 68 united nations 68 palestinians 68 property rights 68 constitution and constitutional amendments 67 farmland 66 hawaii 66 chad 65 south korea 65 democratic republic of the congo 65 federal preemption 64 centers for disease control and prevention (cdc) 64 transfer and inheritance taxes 63 child care and development 63 rule of law and government transparency 63 aquaculture 63 u.s. and foreign investments 62 political movements and philosophies 61 financial crises and stabilization 61 social security and elderly assistance 60 income tax exclusion 60 home and outpatient care 60 burma 60 academic performance and assessments 60 export-import bank of the united states 59 georgia (republic) 59 real estate business 58 first amendment rights 57 interagency council on homelessness 57 cultural exchanges and relations 55 neurological disorders 55 women in business 54 citizenship and naturalization 54 sudan 54 oceania 54 labor-management relations 53 education of the disadvantaged 53 michigan 53 congressional-executive branch relations 52 arab-israeli relations 51 vietnam 51 credit and credit markets 51 pedestrians and bicycling 50 technology assessment 50 india 50 taiwan 49 energy assistance for the poor and aged 49 multilateral development programs 48 oklahoma 48 school administration 47 employee leave 47 gambling 46 commuting 46 protection of officials 45 turkey 45 noise pollution 45 vocational and technical education 45 delaware 44 social security administration 44 foreign and international corporations 44 nebraska 44 jurisdiction and venue 44 general agriculture matters 43 smuggling and trafficking 43 family relationships 41 medical ethics 39 libya 39 bahrain 38 colombia 38 lebanon 37 disability assistance 37 ecology 37 federally chartered organizations 37 student records 36 ohio 36 pennsylvania 35 telecommunication rates and fees 35 federal housing finance agency 35 office of science and technology policy 34 hearing, speech, and vision care 33 olympic games 33 materials 32 tax treatment of families 32 european union 32 organized crime 32 surgery and anesthesia 32 united kingdom 31 foreign loans and debt 31 arkansas 31 foreign and international banking 30 estonia 30 latvia 30 lithuania 30 niger 29 drug therapy 29 connecticut 29 trade secrets and economic espionage 29 language arts 29 music 28 congressional districts and representation 28 gaza strip 28 west bank 28 women's rights 28 income tax rates 28 singapore 28 employment taxes 28 radiation 28 urban and suburban affairs and development 27 federal prison industries, inc. 27 foreign language and bilingual programs 27 tax reform and tax simplification 27 taxation of foreign income 26 general public lands matters 25 marriage and family status 25 income tax deferral 25 sports and recreation facilities 25 professional sports 25 physical fitness and lifestyle 24 haiti 24 u.s. commission on international religious freedom 24 free trade and trade barriers 23 saudi arabia 23 guatemala 23 honduras 23 soil pollution 23 romania 22 egypt 22 atlantic ocean 22 general energy matters 21 adult education and literacy 21 seafood 21 south sudan 21 women's education 21 tariffs 21 voting rights 20 cardiovascular and respiratory health 20 pension benefit guaranty corporation 20 broadcasting board of governors 20 overseas private investment corporation (opic) 20 tibet 20 zimbabwe 20 el salvador 20 new hampshire 19 cambodia 19 peace corps 19 protest and dissent 19 thailand 19 venezuela 19 financial literacy 19 morocco 18 birth defects 18 digestive and metabolic diseases 18 nepal 18 sri lanka 18 african development foundation 18 trade and development agency 18 tunisia 18 central african republic 18 nigeria 18 area studies and international education 18 immigrant health and welfare 18 minority employment 18 philippines 18 political parties and affiliation 18 united arab emirates 17 corporation for national and community service 17 corporation for public broadcasting 17 national labor relations board (nlrb) 17 collective security 17 bangladesh 17 libraries and archives 17 hereditary and development disorders 17 house committee on appropriations 16 indonesia 16 malaysia 16 qatar 15 burkina faso 15 mali 15 mauritania 15 nicaragua 15 poland 15 preschool education 15 cameroon 15 djibouti 15 inter-american foundation 15 italy 15 kenya 15 tanzania 14 committee for purchase from people who are blind or severely disabled 14 federal mediation and conciliation service 14 federal mine safety and health review commission 14 medicare payment advisory commission 14 national council on disability 14 national mediation board 14 occupational safety and health review commission 14 railroad retirement board 14 sexually transmitted diseases 14 capital gains tax 14 persian gulf states 13 panama 13 sound recording 13 asean countries 13 australia 13 business education 13 u.s. institute of peace 12 surface transportation board 12 cell biology and embryology 12 scientific communication 12 uganda 12 crimes against animals and natural resources 12 house committee on ways and means 11 athletes 11 temporary and part-time employment 11 business expenses 11 congress 10 international scientific cooperation 10 arctic ocean 10 rhode island 10 economic theory 10 financial stability oversight council 9 house committee on foreign affairs 9 house committee on house administration 9 missouri river 9 foreign trade and international finance 9 housing industry and standards 9 senate committee on the budget 9 taxation 9 vermont 8 house committee on oversight and government reform 8 digital media 8 espionage and treason 8 nursing 8 presidential administrations 8 archaeology and anthropology 8 commodity credit corporation 8 finance and financial sector 8 monetary policy 8 school athletics 8 service industries 7 dental care 7 books and print media 7 house committee on the budget 6 product development and innovation 6 subversive activities 6 house committee on ethics 6 house permanent select committee on intelligence 6 agricultural equipment and machinery 6 congressional elections 6 cooperative and condominium housing 6 small towns 5 house committee on armed services 5 house committee on transportation and infrastructure 5 musculoskeletal and skin diseases 5 organ and tissue donation and transplantation 5 house committee on the judiciary 5 senate committee on finance 4 economics and public finance 4 house committee on financial services 4 house committee on standards of official conduct 4 teenage pregnancy 4 educational guidance 4 general health and health care finance matters 4 house committee on energy and commerce 4 moldova 4 west virginia 3 armed forces and national security 3 blood and blood diseases 3 chemistry 3 ethiopia 3 hate crimes 3 uzbekistan 3 bahamas 3 contracts and agency 3 house committee on science, space, and technology 3 self-employed 3 western hemisphere 2 adult day care 2 emergency management 2 environmental education 2 malawi 2 age discrimination 2 house committee on agriculture 2 house committee on rules 2 public lands and natural resources 2 rwanda 2 south africa 2 allergies 2 general taxation matters 2 geography 2 international affairs 2 northern ireland 2 norway 1 caribbean sea 1 gulf states 1 house committee on education and labor 1 labor and employment 1 organization of american states 1 switzerland 1 agriculture and food 1 albania 1 algeria 1 antigua and barbuda 1 astronomy 1 barbados 1 belgium 1 biological and life sciences 1 bolivia 1 bosnia and herzegovina 1 brunei 1 cyprus 1 denmark 1 ecuador 1 energy 1 games and hobbies 1 general foreign operations matters 1 hong kong 1 house committee on education and the workforce 1 house committee on homeland security 1 house committee on natural resources 1 house committee on small business 1 house committee on veterans' affairs 1 iceland 1 ireland 1 kosovo 1 laos 1 literature 1 macedonia 1 montenegro 1 north america 1 peru 1 saint kitts and nevis 1 saint lucia 1 saint vincent and the grenadines 1 serbia 1 world history
Walter B. Jones

Walter B. Jones

NC - 3
Republican
Born: 1943-02-10
Phone: 202-225-3415