Rep. Joe Baca

Former Representative from California's 43rd District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2003-2013 Representative,
California's 43rd District
1999-2002 Representative,
California's 42nd District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Baca was a moderate Democratic leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Baca’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Baca’s bills had a total of 809 cosponsors in the 112th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Baca to other members of the House of Representatives in the 112th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Nov 1999 to Jan 2013, Baca missed 348 of 9,178 roll call votes, which is 3.8%. This is worse than the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jan 2013. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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