Rep. Shirley Pettis

Former Representative from California’s 37th District, Republican

Pettis, a Republican, was the representative for California's 37th congressional district from 1975 to 1978.


Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Pettis sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Social Welfare (18%) Private Legislation (14%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (14%) Labor and Employment (14%) Energy (11%) Native Americans (11%) Transportation and Public Works (11%) Armed Forces and National Security (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From May 1975 to Oct 1978, Pettis missed 372 of 2,686 roll call votes, which is 13.8%. This is worse than the median of 8.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1978. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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