Rep. Nancy Pelosi

House Minority Leader

Representative from California’s 12th District, Democrat

Pelosi, a Democrat, has been the representative for California's 12th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).

She was previously the representative for California's 8th congressional district (1993-2012); and the representative for California's 5th congressional district (1987-1992).


2015 Report Card

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Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Pelosi sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Private Legislation (60%) Economics and Public Finance (40%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jun 1987 to May 2016, Pelosi missed 858 of 14,977 roll call votes, which is 5.7%. This is much worse than the median of 2.3% 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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