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

Cardoza was a centrist Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Cardoza’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Cardoza’s bills had a total of 98 cosponsors in the 112th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Cardoza to other members of the House of Representatives in the 112th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See 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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