Rep. Duncan Hunter

Representative from California’s 50th District, Republican

Hunter, a Republican, has been the representative for California's 50th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).

He was previously the representative for California's 52nd congressional district (2009-2012).


2015 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Duncan Hunter sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Hunter sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (29%) Transportation and Public Works (17%) International Affairs (13%) Immigration (10%) Education (10%) Government Operations and Politics (8%) Health (6%) Labor and Employment (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2009 to May 2016, Hunter missed 119 of 5,398 roll call votes, which is 2.2%. This is on par with the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 53 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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