Rep. Kevin McCarthy [R]

House Majority Leader

Representative from California’s 23rd District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative California's 23rd District (map)
2007-2012 Representative California's 22nd District

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

McCarthy sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Science, Technology, Communications (31%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (23%) Finance and Financial Sector (15%) Armed Forces and National Security (15%) Government Operations and Politics (15%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2007 to Nov 2015, McCarthy missed 125 of 6,985 roll call votes, which is 1.8%. This is on par with 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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Primary Sources

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