Rep. Dana Rohrabacher

Representative from California’s 48th District, Republican

Rohrabacher, a Republican, has been the representative for California's 48th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).

He was previously the representative for California's 46th congressional district (2003-2012); the representative for California's 45th congressional district (1993-2002); and the representative for California's 42nd congressional district (1989-1992).

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Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Rohrabacher 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). Rohrabacher is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Rohrabacher for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Dana Rohrabacher sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Rohrabacher sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

International Affairs (56%) Immigration (12%) Armed Forces and National Security (7%) Health (5%) Government Operations and Politics (5%) Crime and Law Enforcement (5%) Social Welfare (5%) Taxation (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Rohrabacher’s Vote Vote Description
Nay H.R. 5607: Enhancing Treasury’s Anti-Terror Tools Act
Jul 11, 2016. Passed.
Nay H.R. 5602: To amend title 31, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to include all funds when issuing certain geographic targeting orders, and for ...
Jul 11, 2016. Passed.
Not Voting H.R. 4889: Kelsey Smith Act
May 23, 2016. Failed.
Aye H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
No H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
Aye H.R. 2596: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
Jun 16, 2015. Passed.
Nay H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.

Missed Votes

From Jan 1989 to Dec 2016, Rohrabacher missed 616 of 17,796 roll call votes, which is 3.5%. This is worse than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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