Vote — Feb 4, 2016 12:17 p.m.
Rep. Bass [D-CA37]: Nay
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Representative from California’s 37th District, Democrat
Bass, a Democrat, has been the representative for California's 37th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).
She was previously the representative for California's 33rd congressional district (2011-2012).
Our unique analysis of the bills Bass 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). Bass is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Karen Bass sits on the following committees:
Bass sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Bass’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2011 to Feb 2016, Bass missed 316 of 3,576 roll call votes, which is 8.8%. This is much worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 2 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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