Rep. Judy Chu [D]

Representative from California’s 27th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative California's 27th District (map)
2009-2012 Representative California's 32nd District

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Chu has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Chu is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Judy Chu sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Chu sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Education (26%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (23%) Armed Forces and National Security (16%) Water Resources Development (10%) Commerce (6%) Health (6%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (6%) Immigration (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jul 2009 to Nov 2015, Chu missed 141 of 4,559 roll call votes, which is 3.1%. This is worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 52 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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