Vote — Feb 4, 2016 12:17 p.m.
Rep. Vargas [D-CA51]: Nay
Representative from California’s 51st District, Democrat
Vargas, a Democrat, has been the representative for California's 51st congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).
Our unique analysis of the bills Vargas 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). Vargas is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Juan Vargas sits on the following committees:
Vargas sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Vargas’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2013 to Feb 2016, Vargas missed 30 of 1,970 roll call votes, which is 1.5%. This is better than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 1 explanation for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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