Rep. José Serrano [D]

Representative from New York’s 15th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative New York's 15th District (map)
1993-2012 Representative New York's 16th District
1989-1992 Representative New York's 18th District

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

José Serrano sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Serrano sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (18%) International Affairs (16%) Immigration (13%) Government Operations and Politics (13%) Agriculture and Food (13%) Education (11%) Health (8%) Housing and Community Development (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Mar 1990 to Nov 2015, Serrano missed 621 of 16,698 roll call votes, which is 3.7%. This is worse than the median of 2.2% 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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