Kim is the representative for California’s 39th congressional district (view map) and is a Republican. She has served since Jan 3, 2021. Kim is next up for reelection in 2022 and serves until Jan 3, 2023.
Kim 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 ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).
The chart is based on the bills Kim has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 3, 2017 to Jun 21, 2021. See full analysis methodology.
Young Kim sits on the following committees:
Kim sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
International Affairs (100%)
Some of Kim’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 3859: To encourage and promote further research into informal learning opportunities to engage youth ...
- H.R. 1244: To repeal certain foreign affairs reporting requirements.
- H.R. 1145: To direct the Secretary of State to develop a strategy to regain observer ...
From Jan 2021 to Jun 2021, Kim missed 2 of 174 roll call votes, which is 1.1%. This is better than the median of 2.0% 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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