Rep. Filemon Vela

Representative from Texas’s 34th District, Democrat

Vela, a Democrat, has been the representative for Texas's 34th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).


Committee Membership

Filemon Vela sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Vela sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

International Affairs (100%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2013 to Sep 2016, Vela missed 56 of 2,463 roll call votes, which is 2.3%. 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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