Rep. Doug LaMalfa

Representative from California’s 1st District, Republican

LaMalfa, a Republican, has been the representative for California's 1st congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).


2015 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Doug LaMalfa sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

LaMalfa sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Native Americans (24%) Finance and Financial Sector (18%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (12%) Armed Forces and National Security (12%) Water Resources Development (12%) Crime and Law Enforcement (12%) Government Operations and Politics (12%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2013 to May 2016, LaMalfa missed 53 of 2,137 roll call votes, which is 2.5%. This is on par with 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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