Rep. Jared Huffman

Representative from California’s 2nd District, Democrat

Huffman, a Democrat, has been the representative for California's 2nd congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).

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2015 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Jared Huffman sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Huffman sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Public Lands and Natural Resources (22%) Water Resources Development (19%) Education (15%) Energy (11%) Government Operations and Politics (11%) Housing and Community Development (7%) Environmental Protection (7%) Taxation (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2013 to Apr 2016, Huffman missed 56 of 2,086 roll call votes, which is 2.7%. This is on par with the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 14 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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