Rep. Lois Capps

California - District 24

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2013-2015 Representative,
California's 24th District
2003-2013 Representative,
California's 23rd District
1998-2002 Representative,
California's 22nd District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Capps is a far-left Democratic leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship. Capps’s bills have had a total of 278 cosponsors in the 113th Congress.

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Committee Membership

Lois Capps sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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Voting Record

From Mar 1998 to Apr 2014, Capps missed 255 of 11,094 roll call votes, which is 2.3%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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