Rep. John Krebs

Former Representative from California’s 17th District, Democrat

Krebs, a Democrat, was the representative for California's 17th congressional district from 1975 to 1978.


Our unique analysis of the bills Krebs 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 1978. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Krebs is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Krebs sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Public Lands and Natural Resources (27%) Water Resources Development (17%) Labor and Employment (12%) Agriculture and Food (12%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (12%) Social Welfare (10%) Taxation (7%) Immigration (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1975 to Oct 1978, Krebs missed 25 of 2,813 roll call votes, which is 0.9%. This is better than the median of 8.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1978. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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