Rep. Hilda Solis

Former Representative from California’s 32nd District, Democrat

Solis, a Democrat, was the representative for California's 32nd congressional district from 2003 to 2009.

She was previously the representative for California's 31st congressional district (2001-2002).

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Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Solis 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 2008. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Solis is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Solis sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (21%) Health (16%) Families (14%) Economics and Public Finance (13%) Environmental Protection (9%) Social Welfare (9%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (9%) Law (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2001 to Feb 2009, Solis missed 217 of 5,386 roll call votes, which is 4.0%. This is worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Feb 2009. ProPublica has tracked 11 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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