Rep. Anthony Beilenson

Former Representative from California’s 24th District, Democrat

Beilenson, a Democrat, was the representative for California's 24th congressional district from 1993 to 1996.

He was previously the representative for California's 23rd congressional district (1977-1992).



Our unique analysis of the bills Beilenson sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 1996. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Beilenson is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Enacted Legislation

Beilenson was the primary sponsor of 2 bills that were enacted:

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We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Beilenson sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (18%) Government Operations and Politics (17%) Immigration (15%) Labor and Employment (12%) Crime and Law Enforcement (12%) International Affairs (10%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (10%) Education (7%)

Recent Bills

Some of Beilenson’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1977 to Sep 1996, Beilenson missed 680 of 10,661 roll call votes, which is 6.4%. This is much worse than the median of 2.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 1996. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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