Rep. Linda Sánchez [D]

Representative from California’s 38th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative California's 38th District (map)
2003-2012 Representative California's 39th District

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Linda Sánchez sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Sánchez sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Education (27%) Armed Forces and National Security (20%) Social Welfare (15%) Health (12%) Taxation (10%) Immigration (7%) Sports and Recreation (5%) Finance and Financial Sector (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2003 to Nov 2015, Sánchez missed 519 of 9,418 roll call votes, which is 5.5%. This is much worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 93 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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