Rep. Ellen Tauscher

Former Representative from California’s 10th District, Democrat

Tauscher, a Democrat, was the representative for California's 10th congressional district from 1997 to 2009.



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

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2010. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Tauscher is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Tauscher sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Foreign Trade and International Finance (39%) Armed Forces and National Security (14%) Government Operations and Politics (12%) Environmental Protection (9%) Agriculture and Food (8%) International Affairs (8%) Crime and Law Enforcement (6%) Labor and Employment (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1997 to Jun 2009, Tauscher missed 110 of 8,185 roll call votes, which is 1.3%. This is better than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jun 2009. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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