Rep. Doris Matsui [D]

Representative from California’s 6th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative California's 6th District (map)
2005-2012 Representative California's 5th District

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Matsui has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Matsui is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Doris Matsui sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Matsui sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Water Resources Development (27%) Science, Technology, Communications (20%) Health (16%) Transportation and Public Works (11%) Commerce (7%) Finance and Financial Sector (7%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (7%) Energy (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Mar 2005 to Nov 2015, Matsui missed 78 of 8,134 roll call votes, which is 1.0%. This is better than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 7 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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