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Congressman Joni Ernst from Iowa

Profile for Senator Joni Ernst from Iowa

Congressman Joni  Ernst
Republican
Iowa
202-224-3254

Next Election: 2020

Missed 0 Votes

Absent for 0% of Votes

Votes with Party 100%

Seniority: 1

Latest Votes:

Feb 13 2020

Voted No On the Joint Resolution on SJRes68

A joint resolution to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities against the Islamic Republic of Iran that have not been authorized by Congress.

Feb 13 2020

Voted No On the Motion to Table on SJRes68

To amend the rule of construction.

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Latest Announcements:

Feb 20 2020 - 12:00 PM

Ernst, Grassley Call for Prompt Biodiesel Tax Credit Processing

Feb 18 2020 - 12:00 PM

Joni Ernst: Lower prescription drug costs, work together toward solutions

Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $1,765,599
Individual $744,713
PAC & SuperPac $348,000
Disbursements: $843,336
Individual Refunds $2,022
Committee Refunds $-1,400
Debts owed $0
Cash on Hand $1,363,150

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Bills Sponsored:

Feb 11 2020

s3267

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to provide adequate information about excessive Federal spending, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Feb 11 2020

Feb 10 2020

sres494

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

6 cosponsors

A resolution denouncing female genital mutilation or cutting as a violation of the human rights of women and girls and urging the international community and the Federal Government to increase efforts to eliminate the harmful practice.

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text: CR S966) - Feb 10 2020

Jan 21 2020

s3225

Senate Finance Committee

0 cosponsors

A bill to reduce Federal spending and the deficit by terminating taxpayer financing of Presidential election campaigns.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. - Jan 21 2020

Jan 14 2020

s3185

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

2 cosponsors

A bill to prohibit the payment of bonuses to contractors for unsatisfactory performance.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Jan 14 2020

Dec 17 2019

s3066

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to provide for an advisory committee for the prevention of sexual misconduct in the Coast Guard, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. - Dec 17 2019

Dec 3 2019

s2970

Senate Armed Services Committee

3 cosponsors

A bill to improve the fielding of newest generations of personal protective equipment to the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services. - Dec 3 2019

Nov 20 2019

s2920

10 cosponsors

A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994, and for other purposes.

Introduced in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time. - Nov 20 2019

Nov 13 2019

s2845

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

3 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993, to repeal certain limits on leave for married individuals employed by the same employer.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. - Nov 13 2019

Oct 29 2019

s2722

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to prohibit agencies from using Federal funds for publicity or propaganda purposes, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Oct 29 2019

Oct 17 2019

sres361

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

1 cosponsors

A resolution acknowledging the Kurds' vital role in stopping the spread of ISIS militants in the Middle East, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text: CR S5901) - Oct 17 2019

Oct 17 2019

s2647

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to address Federal employees and contractors who commit sexual assault.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Oct 17 2019

Sep 25 2019

sres336

0 cosponsors

A resolution instructing the managers on the part of the Senate on the bill S. 1790 (116th Congress) to insist upon the members of the conference to consider potential commonsense solutions regarding family and medical leave, including voluntary compensatory time programs and incentives through the tax code.

Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 55 - 39. Record Vote Number: 307. (text: CR S5709) - Sep 25 2019

Sep 17 2019

s2487

Senate Armed Services Committee

0 cosponsors

A bill to improve the effectiveness and efficiency and reduce the cost of the supply chain and inventory management of the Department of Defense by consolidating unnecessary and unneeded storage centers.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services. - Sep 17 2019

Aug 1 2019

s2415

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to establish a grant program for training wind technicians, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. - Aug 1 2019

Jul 17 2019

s2145

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

2 cosponsors

A bill to prohibit the payment of bonuses to contractors for unsatisfactory performance.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Jul 17 2019

Jun 12 2019

s1794

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

0 cosponsors

A bill to amend title 31, United States Code, to permit the Secretary of the Treasury to determine the metal composition of certain coins, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. - Jun 12 2019

Jun 10 2019

s1757

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the United States Army Rangers Veterans of World War II in recognition of their extraordinary service during World War II.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. - Jun 10 2019

May 20 2019

s1543

Senate Finance Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code 1986 to provide that floor plan financing includes the financing of certain trailers and campers.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. - May 20 2019

Mar 27 2019

s912

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

0 cosponsors

A bill to require certain public housing agencies to absorb port-in housing choice vouchers, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. - Mar 27 2019

Mar 6 2019

s673

Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Small Business Act to eliminate the inclusion of option years in the award price for sole source contracts, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. - Mar 6 2019