Sen. James Risch
Republican • Idaho • 2nd Term • Sworn In 2009
- 12 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 60 of 100) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 100)
- 95 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 34 of 99) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 33 of 99)
Prior to being elected to the Senate, Jim Risch served as Idaho’s 37th Lieutenant Governor. He also served as Idaho's 31st Governor. In addition, he spent 11 elected terms in Idaho's State Senate. He is a small business owner, a rancher/farmer and senior partner in the Risch Goss Insinger Gustavel Law firm. Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
S.Con.Res.16Referred to the Subcommittee May 20, 2015 50 Views
A concurrent resolution stating the policy of the United States regarding the release of United States citizens in Iran.
S.Con.Res.14Referred to the Committee Apr 30, 2015 17 Views
A concurrent resolution providing that the President may not provide sanctions relief to Iran until certain United States citizens are release...
S.1068Read twice and referred Apr 23, 2015 5 Views
A bill to amend the Federal Power Act to protect the bulk-power system from cyber security threats.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
S.Con.Res.17 - RESTORE Resolution of 2015Referred to the Committee May 20, 2015 17 Views
A concurrent resolution establishing a joint select committee to address regulatory reform.
S.1407Read twice and referred May 20, 2015 7 Views
A bill to promote the development of renewable energy on public land, and for other purposes.
S.1324 - Affordable Reliable Electricity Now Act of 2015Read twice and referred May 13, 2015 11 Views
A bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to fulfill certain requirements before regulating standards of perf...
Recent Voting History
S. 1357: A bill to extend authority relating to roving surveillance, access to business records, and individual terrorists as agents of foreign powers under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 until July 31, 2015, and for other purposes.
On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed S. 1357Aye (with party)May 23, 2015
H.R. 2048: USA FREEDOM Act of 2015
On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed H.R. 2048Nay (with party)May 23, 2015
H.R. 1314: Ensuring Tax Exempt Organizations the Right to Appeal Act
On Passage of the Bill H.R. 1314Aye (with party)May 22, 2015