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Rep. Craig Hosmer

Former Representative for California’s 32nd District

Hosmer was the representative for California’s 32nd congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1963 to 1974.

He was previously the representative for California’s 18th congressional district as a Republican from 1953 to 1962.


Ideology–Leadership Chart

Hosmer is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1974 positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Hosmer sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Enacted Legislation

Hosmer was the primary sponsor of 3 bills that were enacted:

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We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if at least about half of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Hosmer sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Agriculture and Food (24%) Armed Forces and National Security (24%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (14%) Energy (10%) Labor and Employment (10%) Environmental Protection (8%) Science, Technology, Communications (6%) Water Resources Development (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1953 to Dec 1974, Hosmer missed 439 of 4,177 roll call votes, which is 10.5%. This is on par with the median of 9.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1974. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: