Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2015
Rep. John Campbell [R-CA45, 2013-2014] leaves office as Representative for California's 45th congressional district.
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Former Representative from California’s 45th District, Republican
Campbell, a Republican, was the representative for California's 45th congressional district from 2013 to 2014.
He was previously the representative for California's 48th congressional district (2005-2012).
Our unique analysis of the bills Campbell sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2014. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Campbell is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Campbell sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Finance and Financial Sector (25%) Taxation (20%) Housing and Community Development (20%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (15%) Armed Forces and National Security (10%) Transportation and Public Works (10%)
Some of Campbell’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Dec 2005 to Dec 2014, Campbell missed 986 of 6,937 roll call votes, which is 14.2%. This is much worse than the median of 2.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2014. ProPublica has tracked 66 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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