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Representative from California’s 9th District, Democrat
McNerney, a Democrat, has been the representative for California's 9th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).
He was previously the representative for California's 11th congressional district (2007-2012).
Our unique analysis of the bills McNerney 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). McNerney is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Jerry McNerney sits on the following committees:
McNerney sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Armed Forces and National Security (22%) Taxation (17%) Education (13%) Water Resources Development (11%) Environmental Protection (11%) Energy (11%) Government Operations and Politics (9%) Agriculture and Food (7%)
Some of McNerney’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2007 to Feb 2016, McNerney missed 103 of 7,108 roll call votes, which is 1.4%. This is better than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 2 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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