Rep. Dennis Cardoza

Former Representative from California’s 18th District


Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
2003-2012 Representative California's 18th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2003 to Aug 2012, Cardoza missed 546 of 7,469 roll call votes, which is 7.3%. This is worse than the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Aug 2012. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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