Republican Senator, 2nd Class Jim Risch propose new legislation S.RES.56 in the Senate

An original resolution authorizing expenditures by the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Republican Senator Jim Risch from the state of ID, without any cosponsors, introduced bill S.RES.56 on Feb 07, 2019.
There are currently no amendments.

Jim Risch Short bio

Jim Risch has held a number of positions, including United States senator, member of the State Senate of Idaho and Governor of Idaho.

History in Congress

  • Served as Senator, 2nd Class for ID from Jan 2019 to Jan 2021 in the Senate 116th congress. He voted along party lines 100 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Foreign Relations, the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, the Select Committee on Ethics, the Select Committee on Intelligence and the United States Caucus on International Narcotics Control. During this period Jim Risch missed 15.79% of the votes, sponsored 4 bills, cosponsored 32 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 2nd Class for ID from Jan 2017 to Jan 2019 in the Senate 115th congress. He voted along party lines 94.95 percent of the time. He served on the United States Caucus on International Narcotics Control, the Select Committee on Ethics, the Select Committee on Intelligence, the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, the Committee on Foreign Relations and the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. During this period Jim Risch missed 0.83% of the votes, sponsored 26 bills, cosponsored 201 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 2nd Class for ID from Jan 2015 to Jan 2017 in the Senate 114th congress. He voted along party lines 88.96 percent of the time. He served on the United States Caucus on International Narcotics Control, the Committee on Foreign Relations, the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, the Select Committee on Ethics and the Select Committee on Intelligence. During this period Jim Risch missed 0.8% of the votes, sponsored 17 bills, cosponsored 181 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 2nd Class for ID from Jan 2013 to Jan 2015 in the Senate 113th congress. He voted along party lines 88.51 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, the Committee on Foreign Relations, the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, the Select Committee on Ethics and the Select Committee on Intelligence. During this period Jim Risch missed 1.98% of the votes, sponsored 10 bills, cosponsored 240 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 2nd Class for ID from Jan 2011 to Jan 2013 in the Senate 112th congress. He voted along party lines 85.65 percent of the time. He served on the Select Committee on Ethics, the Select Committee on Intelligence, the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, the Committee on Foreign Relations and the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. During this period Jim Risch missed 2.67% of the votes, sponsored 3 bills, cosponsored 260 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 2nd Class for ID from Jan 2009 to Jan 2011 in the Senate 111th congress. He voted along party lines 93.6 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, the Committee on Foreign Relations, the Select Committee on Ethics, the Select Committee on Intelligence and the Joint Economic Committee. During this period Jim Risch missed 0.74% of the votes, sponsored 5 bills, cosponsored 197 bills.
Picture of Sen. Jim Risch (R)
Sen. Jim Risch (R)

Tell us what you think