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Nevada

Nevada: Legislative Spending Agendas
113th Congress, First Session


 

Name Party Increase Decrease Net Spending Agenda # of Increase # of Decrease
Heller, Dean R $27,823 ($147,001) ($119,178) 30 9
Reid, Harry D $28,436 ($4,140) $24,296 19 3
Average   $28,130 ($75,571) ($47,441) 25 6
             
Amodei, Mark R $7,539 ($123,684) ($116,145) 24 11
Heck, Joseph R $14,403 ($6,115) $8,288 15 8
Horsford, Steven D $37,875 ($6,243) $31,632 29 2
Titus, Dina D $86,268 ($15,981) $70,287 49 5
Average   $36,521 ($38,006) ($1,485) 29 7

 

  • Nevada’s House delegation supported legislation that would, on average, reduce federal spending by about $1.5 billion on net. That was the 20th lowest delegation average in the House.
  • Congressman Mark Amodei’s legislative agenda, which would reduce federal spending by $116 billion on net, was the 57th lowest in the House.
  • Nevada’s Senate delegation supported agendas that averaged $47 billion in net budget cuts, which was the 27th lowest average in that chamber.

The full report contains lots of other data points, including the cost of all bills introduced in each Chamber and a look at fiscally-related member caucuses such as the Tea Party Caucus.

Resources:

National Taxpayers Union Foundation
108 North Alfred Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
703-683-5700, fax: 703-683-5722, e-mail: ntuf@ntu.org
www.ntu.org/ntuf
This report should not be construed as an attempt to aid or hinder the passage of any bill before Congress or as reflecting on a Member’s fitness to serve.