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Rep. Steven Horsford

Representative for Nevada’s 4th District

pronounced STEE-vun // HOHRS-ferd


Horsford is the representative for Nevada’s 4th congressional district (view map) and is a Democrat. He has served since Jan 3, 2019. Horsford is next up for reelection in 2020.

He was previously the representative for Nevada’s 4th congressional district as a Democrat from 2013 to 2014.

Photo of Rep. Steven Horsford [D-NV4]

Analysis

Legislative Metrics

Read our 2019 Report Card for Horsford.

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Horsford is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the House of Representatives positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Horsford has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 16, 2020. See full analysis methodology.

Ratings from Advocacy Organizations

Planned Parenthood Action Fund: 100%

Committee Membership

Steven Horsford sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Horsford sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (75%) Health (25%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Horsford voted Yea

Passed 219/206 on Dec 11, 2014.

This bill became the vehicle for passage of the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015 [pdf], which was approved by the House on December ...

Horsford voted Yea

Horsford voted Aye

Horsford voted Aye

Horsford voted Yea

Horsford voted No

Horsford voted Nay

Missed Votes

From Jan 2013 to Jan 2020, Horsford missed 168 of 1,927 roll call votes, which is 8.7%. This is much worse than the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: