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Rep. Harley Rouda

Representative for California’s 48th District

pronounced HAHR-lee // ROO-duh

Rouda is the representative for California’s 48th congressional district (view map) and is a Democrat. He has served since Jan 3, 2019. Rouda is next up for reelection in 2020.

Photo of Rep. Harley Rouda [D-CA48]


Ideology–Leadership Chart

Rouda is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the House of Representatives positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Rouda has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 6, 2015 to Jun 18, 2019. See full analysis methodology.

Committee Membership

Harley Rouda sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Rouda sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Environmental Protection (33%) Government Operations and Politics (33%) Taxation (33%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Rouda voted Yea

Rouda voted Yea

Passed 257/150 on May 10, 2019.

Rouda voted Aye

Missed Votes

From Jan 2019 to Jun 2019, Rouda missed 10 of 367 roll call votes, which is 2.7%. This is on par with the median of 2.1% 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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