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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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

From Jan 1989 to Sep 2016, Rohrabacher missed 611 of 17,748 roll call votes, which is 3.4%. This is worse than the median of 2.3% 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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