Rep. Duncan Hunter [R]

Former Representative from California’s 52nd District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1993-2008 Representative California's 52nd District
1983-1992 Representative California's 45th District
1981-1982 Representative California's 42nd District

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Hunter sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2008. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Hunter is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Hunter sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (22%) Law (15%) Armed Forces and National Security (12%) International Affairs (11%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (11%) Crime and Law Enforcement (11%) Families (10%) Commerce (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1981 to Dec 2008, Hunter missed 1,299 of 15,553 roll call votes, which is 8.4%. This is much worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2008. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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