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Rep. Veronica Escobar

Representative for Texas’s 16th District

pronounced ver-AW-ni-kuh // ESS-kuh-bar

Escobar is the representative for Texas’s 16th congressional district (view map) and is a Democrat. She has served since Jan 3, 2019. Escobar is next up for reelection in 2020.

Photo of Rep. Veronica Escobar [D-TX16]

Committee Membership

Veronica Escobar sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Escobar voted Yea

Escobar voted Yea

Passed 257/150 on May 10, 2019.

Escobar voted Aye

Escobar voted Nay

Passed 300/128 on Feb 14, 2019.

This bill, in its final form, funded the parts of the federal government whose funding was to lapse on February 15, 2019. On December 22, ...

Escobar voted Aye

Missed Votes

From Jan 2019 to May 2019, Escobar missed 2 of 217 roll call votes, which is 0.9%. This is better than the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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