Raul Labrador’s Record

Raul Labrador’s Record


Political Experience

Current Legislative Committees

Date Bill No. Bill Title Outcome Vote
May 4, 2017 HR 1628 American Health Care Act of 2017 Bill Passed – House
(217 – 213)
Yea
May 4, 2017 HR 2192 McSally Amendment Amendment Adopted – House
(429 – 0)
Yea
May 3, 2017 HR 244 Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2017 Concurrence Vote Passed – House
(309 – 118)
Nay
May 2, 2017 HR 1180 Working Families Flexibility Act of 2017 Bill Passed – House
(229 – 197)
Yea
April 27, 2017 HR 2192 McSally Amendment House Co-sponsor
March 30, 2017 HR 1431 EPA Science Advisory Board Reform Act of 2017 Bill Passed – House
(229 – 193)
Yea
March 29, 2017 HR 1430 Honest and Open New EPA Science Treatment Act of 2017 Bill Passed – House
(228 – 194)
Yea
March 28, 2017 S J Res 34 Providing for congressional disapproval of the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission relating to Protecting the Privacy of Customers of Broadband and other Telecommunications Services Joint Resolution Passed – House
(215 – 205)
Yea
March 16, 2017 HR 1181 Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act Bill Passed – House
(240 – 175)
Yea
March 16, 2017 HR 1259 VA Accountability First Act of 2017 Bill Passed – House
(237 – 178)
Yea
March 10, 2017 HR 720 Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2017 Bill Passed – House
(230 – 188)
Yea
March 9, 2017 HR 985 Fairness in Class Action Litigation and Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency Act of 2017 Bill Passed – House
(220 – 201)
Yea
March 1, 2017 HR 998 Searching for and Cutting Regulations that are Unnecessarily Burdensome Act Bill Passed – House
(240 – 185)
Yea
Feb. 16, 2017 H J Res 43 Providing for Congressional Disapproval of the Rule Submitted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services Relating to Compliance with Title X Requirements by Project Recipients in Selecting Subrecipients Joint Resolution Passed – House
(230 – 188)
Yea
Feb. 16, 2017 H J Res 69 Providing for congressional disapproval of the final rule of the Department of the Interior relating to Non-Subsistence Take of Wildlife, and Public Participation and Closure Procedures, on National Wildlife Refuges in Alaska Joint Resolution Passed – House
(225 – 193)
Yea
Feb. 2, 2017 H J Res 40 Providing for congressional disapproval of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007 Joint Resolution Passed – House
(235 – 180)
Yea
Feb. 1, 2017 H J Res 38 Disapproving the Rule Submitted by the Department of the Interior Known as the Stream Protection Rule Joint Resolution Passed – House
(228 – 194)
Yea
Jan. 30, 2017 H J Res 40 Providing for congressional disapproval of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007 House Co-sponsor
Jan. 24, 2017 HR 7 No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2017 Bill Passed – House
(238 – 183)
Yea
Jan. 5, 2017 HR 26 Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2017 Bill Passed – House
(237 – 187)
Yea
Jan. 4, 2017 HR 21 Midnight Rules Relief Act of 2017 Bill Passed – House
(238 – 184)
Yea
Jan. 3, 2017 HR 26 Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2017 House Co-sponsor




The detailed answers on a member of Congress’s position is gathered and complied by a foundation known as Vote Smart. James Risch has refused to provide voters with positions on key issues covered by the 2016 Political Courage Test, despite repeated requests. Raul Labrador is still welcome to submit the test at any time.

In response to the increasing unwillingness of candidates to answer issue questions, Project Vote Smart has researched Presidential and Congressional candidates’ public records to determine candidates’ likely responses on certain key issues. These issue positions, from the year 2016, are provided below as a courtesy to voters.

Pro-life Inferred Answer Abortion: Do you generally support pro-choice or pro-life legislation? View Citations
No Inferred Answer Budget: In order to balance the budget, do you support an income tax increase on any tax bracket? View Citations
No Inferred Answer Crime: Do you support mandatory minimum sentences for non-violent drug offenders? View Citations
No Inferred Answer Economy: Do you support federal spending as a means of promoting economic growth? View Citations
Yes Inferred Answer Economy: Do you support lowering taxes as a means of promoting economic growth? View Citations
No Inferred Answer Education: Do you generally support requiring states to adopt federal education standards? View Citations
Yes Inferred Answer Energy: Do you support building the Keystone XL pipeline? View Citations
Yes Inferred Answer Energy: Do you support government funding for the development of renewable energy (e.g. solar, wind, thermal)? View Citations
No Inferred Answer Environment: Do you support the federal regulation of greenhouse gas emissions? View Citations
No Inferred Answer Guns: Do you generally support gun-control legislation? View Citations
Yes Inferred Answer Health Care: Do you support repealing the 2010 Affordable Care Act (“Obamacare”)? View Citations
Yes Inferred Answer Immigration: Do you support requiring immigrants who are unlawfully present to return to their country of origin before they are eligible for citizenship? View Citations
No Inferred Answer Marriage: Do you support same-sex marriage? View Citations
Yes Inferred Answer National Security: Do you support increased American intervention in Iraq and Syria beyond air support? View Citations
Unknown Position Unknown Answer Social Security: Do you support allowing individuals to divert a portion of their Social Security taxes into personal retirement accounts? View Citations

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