Our unique analysis of the bills DeSaulnier 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). DeSaulnier is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for DeSaulnier for more statistics.
Mark DeSaulnier sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Education and the Workforce
- House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
DeSaulnier sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of DeSaulnier’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6242: CEO Accountability and Responsibility Act
- H.R. 6080: Modernizing Firearm Technology Act
- H.R. 6024: Federal Law Enforcement and Public Protection Act
- H.R. 5764: Pell Grant Flexibility Act of 2016
- H.R. 5314: Empowering Pharmacists in the Fight Against Opioid Abuse Act
- H.R. 5266: Servicemember and Veteran Financial Transparency Act
- H.R. 5235: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1025 ...
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S. 1356: A bill to clarify that certain provisions of the Border Patrol Agent Pay Reform Act of 2014 will ...
Nov 5, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2596: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
Jun 16, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2353: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015
May 19, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
From Jan 2015 to Sep 2016, DeSaulnier missed 13 of 1,277 roll call votes, which is 1.0%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 4 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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