Rep. Mary Bono Mack

Former Representative from California’s 45th District, Republican

Bono Mack, a Republican, was the representative for California's 45th congressional district from 2003 to 2012.

She was previously the representative for California's 44th congressional district (1998-2002).



Our unique analysis of the bills Bono Mack sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2013. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Bono Mack is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Bono Mack sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Health (23%) Science, Technology, Communications (13%) Taxation (13%) Commerce (13%) International Affairs (10%) Families (10%) Government Operations and Politics (10%) Water Resources Development (8%)

Recent Bills

Some of Bono Mack’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Apr 1998 to Jan 2013, Bono Mack missed 459 of 10,230 roll call votes, which is 4.5%. This is worse than the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jan 2013. ProPublica has tracked 9 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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