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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:

Sep 18 2019

Voted Yes On the Cloture Motion on S1790

An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2020 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, ...

Sep 18 2019

Voted Yes On the Cloture Motion on HR2740

A bill making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, and for other purposes.

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Latest Announcements:

Sep 18 2019 - 1:00 PM

Ernst Applauds Trump Admin Scrapping Obamas WOTUS Rule, Calls on Congress to Codify Reasonable Definition

Sep 18 2019 - 1:00 PM

Ernst Joins Maria Bartiromo to Discuss Her Efforts to Address Waste at the Pentagon, Save Taxpayers Millions

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:

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

Feb 27 2019

s580

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

3 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Act of August 25, 1958, commonly known as the "Former Presidents Act of 1958", with respect to the monetary allowance payable to a former President, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Feb 27 2019

Feb 26 2019

s565

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

2 cosponsors

A bill to require the Director of the Office of Management and Budget to submit to Congress an annual report on projects that are over budget and behind schedule, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Feb 26 2019

Jan 17 2019

s186

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

2 cosponsors

A bill to ensure timely completion of the concurrent resolution on the budget and regular appropriations bills, and for other purposes.

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

Jan 16 2019

s143

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

6 cosponsors

A bill to authorize the Department of Energy to conduct collaborative research with the Department of Veterans Affairs in order to improve healthcare services for veterans in the United States, and for other purposes.

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 172. - Aug 16 2019

Nov 26 2018

s3656

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

3 cosponsors

A bill to authorize the Department of Energy to conduct collaborative research with the Department of Veterans Affairs in order to improve healthcare services for veterans in the United States, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. - Nov 26 2018

Sep 25 2018

s3489

Senate Finance Committee

0 cosponsors

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require Medicare Advantage plans offered under part C of the Medicare program and prescription drug plans offered under part D of such program to provide information relating to the safe disposal of prescription drugs that are controlled substances to certain individuals enrolled under such plans.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. - Sep 25 2018

Jun 28 2018

s3166

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 28 2018

Jun 19 2018

s3086

Senate Finance Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude major professional sports leagues from qualifying as tax-exempt organizations.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. - Jun 19 2018

May 23 2018

s2930

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

2 cosponsors

A bill to provide that Congress may not recess, adjourn, or consider other matters after August 1 of any year if Congress has not approved a concurrent resolution on the budget and passed the regular appropriations bills with respect to the next fiscal year.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - May 23 2018

May 9 2018

s2806

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to establish a National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. - May 9 2018

Apr 11 2018

s2645

Senate Judiciary Committee

2 cosponsors

A bill to establish a demonstration program under which the Drug Enforcement Administration provides grants to certain States to enable those States to increase participation in drug take-back programs.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. - Jun 19 2018

Mar 21 2018

s2581

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

0 cosponsors

A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for a 2-year prohibition on employment in a career civil service position for any former political appointee, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Mar 21 2018