Stephen Lynch

(MA-08)

2018 Score:
10
lifetime:
7
Rank:
370
District:
08

Votes

2018 10%
Title Description Club Position Rep. Position
H.R. 2 Farm bill with no conservative reforms N Y
H.R. 6760 Tax Cuts 2.0 - make the Trump tax cuts permanent Y N
H.R. 6757 Tax Cuts 2.0 - expand IRAs and create Universal Savings Accounts Y N
H.R. 5420 Nationalize 89 acres to expand FDR national historic site N Y
H.R. 6157 Bloated $855B Cromnibus N Y
H.R. 6199 Expands Health Savings Accounts Y Y
S. 1182 Extends National Flood Insurance Program N Y
H.R. 184 Repeals the medical device tax Y Y
H.R. 6147 Prohibit DC from enforcing Obamacare's individual mandate Y N
H.R. 6147 Prohibit DC from seizing property to enforce Obamacare's individual mandate Y N
H.R. 6147 Cut $46.5 million from the National Endowment on the Arts and Humanities Y N
H.R. 6147 Prohibit funds for the Environmental Justice Small Grants Program Y N
H.R. 5895 Cut funding by $1.5 billion Y N
H.R. 5895 Cut funding by 1% Y N
H.R. 5895 Eliminate funding for the Advanced Research Project Agency Y N
H.R. 3 Trump's $14.8 billion rescissions package Y N
H.R. 5895 Holman Act for Mark Gabriel, the Western Area Power Administrator Y N
H.R. 5515 Require dinnerware at DoD to be domestically sourced (Buy American) N Y
H.R. 5515 Require stainless steel flatware at DoD to be domestically sourced (Buy American) N Y
H.R. 2 Repeals the EPA's Waters of the U.S. rule Y N
H.R. 2 Farm bill with weak work requirement reforms - no other reforms N N
H.R. 2 Repeal the biomass and bioenergy subsidy programs Y N
H.R. 2 Phase out farm subsidies by the year 2030 Y N
H.R. 2 Reform the sugar program Y N
H.R. 4 Prohibit funds for Davis-Bacon wage requirements Y N
H.R. 1625 FY18 continuing resolution thru Sept 30, 2018 N Y
H.R. 620 Require individuals to ask establishments to comply with ADA before filing a lawsuit Y N
H.R. 1892 Trump-Schumer Bipartisan Budget Act. CR thru 3/23/2018. $90B for disaster relief. Debt ceiling suspended until 3/1/2019 N Y
2017 5%
Title Description Club Position Rep. Position
Discharge petition to force a vote on a bill to repeal the 2010 health care law known as "Obamacare" Y N
H R 4667 Passage of the bill to provide $81 billion in supplemental spending for disaster relief N N
H R 1 Final passage of the House and Senate compromise on the tax cut bill Y N
H R 3979 Passage of the bill to extend the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's volunteer program at a cost of $2 million a year N Y
H R 1 Passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act to lower individual and corporate tax rates and limit certain deductions Y N
H RES 569 Passage of a bill to provide $36.5 billion for disaster relief and cancel $16 billion of flood insurance debt N Y
H R 3354 Amendment to cut the EPA budget by $1.8 million Y N
H R 3354 Amendment to cut National Labor Relations Board salaries and expenses by $99 million Y N
H R 10 Passage of the Financial CHOICE Act of 2017 to repeal many provisions in the Dodd-Frank law Y N
H R 601 Final passage of a bill with $15.2 billion for disaster relief and that suspends the debt limit until Dec. 8, 2017 N Y
H R 3354 Amendment to reduce EPA funding by $10.2 million Y N
H R 3354 Amendment to reduce spending by 2% for the Department of Housing and Urban Development Y N
H R 3354 Amendment to reduce subsidies by $150 million for air service to small communities Y N
H R 3354 Amendment that includes a reduction of mass transit maintenance grants by $474 million Y N
H R 3354 Amendment to cut $1.1 billion in grants for Amtrak Y N
H RES 502 Final adoption of a bill and agreement to a Senate amendment to add $7.9 billion for hurricane disaster relief N Y
H R 26 Passage of "REINS" Act to require congressional approval before major rules can take effect Y N
H CON RES Substitute amendment to the budget resolution to adopt the Republican Study Committee proposal to cut spending and balance the budget Y N
H J RES 36 Passage of a resolution to reject a regulation to reduce methane flaring Y N
H R 3219 Amendment to cut discretionary spending by 1% in the energy and water provisions of the appropriations bill Y N
H R 3219 Amendment to bar funds to be used to enforce Davis-Bacon Act prevailing wage requirements Y N
H R 2883 Motion to add to a bill a requirement that only USA-made iron and steel products be used in border-crossing facilites N Y
H R 1259 Passage of a bill to bolster the ability of the Veterans Dept to fire employees for poor performance Y N
S CON RES Passage of a budget resolution with instructions to repeal much of the 2010 healthcare law known as "Obamacare" Y N
2016 4%
Title Description Club Position Rep. Position
H R 985 Pass bill to allow creation of a concrete promotion program in the Commerce Dep't N Y
H R 5325 Passage of FY17 omnibus continuing spending bill to Dec. 9, no offsets to Zika and block grant increases N Y
H R 5278 Amendment to remove provision temporarily allowing a lower minimum wage in Puerto Rico for young workers N Y
S 1252 Pass a bill to create a $3.8 billion program to promote global security and agricultural development N Y
H R 5485 Amendment to remove provision barring new IRS rules on "political activity" for advocacy nonprofits N Y
H R 3762 Pass bill to repeal much of ObamaCare Y N
H R 5538 Amendment to bar funds from being used to oppose an executive order on climate change N Y
H R 5538 Amendment to bar Davis-Bacon wage requirements that makes Interior Dep't spending less efficient Y N
H J RES 88 Override veto of bill to disapprove of Labor Department's "fiduciary rule" on retirement investment advice Y N
H R 5525 Vote on bill to end mobile phone subsidies Y N
H R 5293 Amendment to block athletic shoe earmark Y N
H R 5053 Passage of bill to prohibit IRS from compiling database of nonprofit donors Y N
H R 5325 Amendment to cut 1% from most spending on Congress Y N
H R 5055 Amendment to cut $185 million from the Energy Dep't Y N
H R 5055 Amendment to cut $3.5 billion from the Energy Dep't. Y N
H R 5055 Amendment to cut $285 million from Energy Dep't fossil energy research programs Y Y
H R 5055 Amendment to cut $7 million from the Innovative Technology Loan Guarantee program Y N
H R 4974 Amendment to block executive order encouraging the use of only union labor in gov't contracts Y N
H R 4909 Amendment to require defense department to use the cheapest form of energy Y N
H R 4901 Pass bill to continue DC school choice programs Y N
H J RES 88 Pass bill to disapprove of Labor Department's "fiduciary rule" on retirement investment advice Y N
S J RES 22 Pass bill to disapprove of the EPA's "Waters of the U.S." regulation Y N
H R 1644 Amendment to reallocate funds from abandoned mine program to economically distressed communities N Y
2015 0%
Title Description Club Position Rep. Position
Three point penalty for those members who signed the discharge petition to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank N N
H R 2029 Passage of FY16 omnibus spending bill with higher spending caps N Y
H R 1314 Passage of a bill to increase the debt ceiling and spending caps N Y
H R 597 Passage of the bill to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank, a major corporate welfare program N Y
H R 10 Pass the bill to reauthorize the DC school voucher program Y N
H R 758 Passage of bill to require that the loser pays for frivolous lawsuits Y N
H R 2577 Cut transportation and housing spending bill by 1% Y N
H R 702 Passage of the bill to end the ban on crude oil exports Y N
H R 5 Allow parents to opt their students out of the No Child Left Behind program Y N
H R 2822 Cut Interior-Environment spending bill by 1% Y N
H R 5 Provide flexible block grants for education instead of the No Child Left Behind program Y N
H R 22 Amendment to bar Davis-Bacon wage requirements that would make transportation spending less efficient Y N
H R 749 AMTRAK reauthorization N Y
H R 22 Amendment to state the sense of Congress to give the states maximum authority over transportation spending Y N
H R 22 Amendment to create a Tourism Committee in the Transportation Department N Y
H R 596 Repeal ObamaCare Y N
H R 22 Pass the transportation spending bill, which also includes reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank and an increase in crop insurance subsidies N Y
S J RES 23 Passage of a resolution to disapprove the EPA's power plant emissions rule Y N
H R 427 Passage of "REINS" Act to require congressional approval before major rules can take effect Y A
H R 3038 Add $8.1 billion to highway spending and extend transportation security fees N Y
H R 6 Allow Congress to control spending on the NIH Innovation Fund on a yearly basis Y N
H R 6 Reauthorize NIH and FDA with bloated and new spending N Y
H R 2146 Passage of Trade Promotion Authority bill Y N
H R 1314 Agree to Senate amendment to spend money on a trade adjustment assistance program N N
H R 2028 Cut bloated energy & water spending bill by 11% Y N
H R 2028 Eliminate funding for the energy efficiency and renewable energy programs Y N
H R 1105 Death tax repeal Y N
H R 2 Permanent "doc fix" with no offseting spending reductions, a $140 billion increase in debt N Y
H CON RES Pass fiscally responsible Republican Study Cmte. Budget resolution Y N
2014 6%
Title Description Club Position Rep. Position
H R 83 Pass bloated FY 2015 budget bill N N
H R 2 Approve Keystone pipeline, streamline drilling permitting, block EPA rules costing more than $1 billion or fracking rules Y N
H R 3522 Allow people to "keep their plan" rather than get ObamaCare-compliant plans Y N
H R 4923 Cut $3.1 billion in corporate welfare research subsidies in energy and water appropriations bill Y N
H R 4745 Cut 10% from a federal housing subsidy program Y N
H R 2548 Pass bill that includes reauthorization of subsidies for overseas private investment N Y
H R 3370 Pass fiscally irresponsible changes to federal flood insurance program N Y
H R 5771 Pass bill to extend poorly designed "temporary" tax breaks N Y
H R 1022 Creates new program devoted to "critical elements" in the Energy Dept. N Y
H R 4450 Extend the Travel Promotion Act N Y
H R 5021 Highway Trust Fund bailout N Y
H R 4923 Cut 7.5% from non-defense spending in energy and water appropriations bill Y N
H R 4923 Block Davis-Bacon union wage subsidy in energy and water appropriations bill Y N
H R 4923 Amendment to end Energy Department loan program Y N
H R 4660 Cut $247.5 million from the Economic Development Administration Y N
H R 4660 Cut $350 million from the Legal Services Corporation Y N
H R 1944 Pass bill to bar funds to state or local gov't using eminent domain for private development Y Y
H R 3865 Pass bill to block IRS from imposing new nonprofit political speech limits Y N
S 540 Suspend debt ceiling until March 15, 2015 with no reforms N Y
H R 2642 Final passage of bloated farm bill N A
H R 3547 Pass bloated FY 2014 budget bill N Y
2013 11%
Title Description Club Position Rep. Position
Sandy Votes Points Y N
Did not sponsor anti-China trade bill Y N
H J RES 59 Pass Ryan-Murray budget deal that partially unwinds the sequester and increases spending caps N Y
H R 2775 Pass government funding bill that cancels automatic spending cuts and suspends the debt ceiling until 2014 N Y
H J RES 59 Pass gov't funding bill that delays the ObamaCare mandate; requires the president, congressmen and staff to use unsubsidized ObamaCare Y N
H J RES 59 Adopt government funding bill that defunds ObamaCare Y N
H R 807 Pass debt ceiling reform bill Y N
H R 2609 Cut energy program subsidies by $1.5 billion Y N
H R 2217 Amendment to block phase out of flood insurance subsidy in current law N Y
H R 41 Pass fiscally irresponsible federal flood insurance program N Y
H R 2216 Block Davis-Bacon union wage subsidy in military construction Y N
H R 297 Pass bill to fund doctor education at children's hospitals N Y
H R 367 Require congressional approval of major regulations Y N
H R 2610 Eliminate airline route subsidies Y N
H R 2642 Pass bloated farm bill #2 N N
H R 2609 Eliminate funding for the "advanced technology" vehicle manufacturing program Y N
H R 1947 Strike the farmers' market subsidy program from the bill Y N
H R 1947 Allow states to add work require -ments to the food stamp program Y N
H R 1947 Strike the Christmas Tree tax from the farm bill Y N
H R 1947 Pass bloated farm bill #1 N N
H R 1947 Eliminate the National Sheep Industry Improvement Center Y Y
H R 1947 Reduce the sugar subsidy program Y N
H R 1947 Repeal dairy farm subsidy program Y N
H R 1947 Repeal subsidy to advertise farm products Y N
H R 3 Approve Keystone pipeline Y N
H R 45 Repeal ObamaCare Y N
H R 1120 Prohibit labor board from acting or issuing rules without a quorum Y N
H R 678 Add an anti-trade "Buy American" provision to a hydropower development bill N A
H R 152 Increase Hurricane Sandy spending bill by $33.7 billion N N
H R 152 Cut spending to finance Hurricane Sandy spending Y Y
H R 152 Passage of fiscally irresponsible $50.5 billion Hurricane Sandy spending bill N N
H R 152 Increase Hurricane Sandy spending with no offsetting cuts N N
H R 152 Cut $1 million of new funding for the Legal Services Corporation Y A

Y = Yes Vote    N = No Vote    A = Absent for Vote