Rep. Nancy Pelosi [D]

House Minority Leader

Representative from California’s 12th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative California's 12th District (map)
1993-2012 Representative California's 8th District
1987-1992 Representative California's 5th District

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Pelosi sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Private Legislation (100%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jun 1987 to Nov 2015, Pelosi missed 827 of 14,648 roll call votes, which is 5.6%. This is much worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 3 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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