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Representative from California’s 47th District, Democrat
Lowenthal, a Democrat, has been the representative for California's 47th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).
Our unique analysis of the bills Lowenthal has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Lowenthal is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Alan Lowenthal sits on the following committees:
Lowenthal sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Lowenthal’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2013 to Feb 2016, Lowenthal missed 17 of 1,971 roll call votes, which is 0.9%. This is better than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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