Last updated on Oct. 31, 2015

Rep. Zoe Lofgren

D-Calif., 19th District. Member since 1995. Website | Facebook

4.6%
votes missed
315 out of 6,906
37.1%
misses explained
117 out of 315
0
mistakes

Zoe Lofgren ranks 12th in votes missed of the 434 voting lawmakers in the current Congress, which began this year.

Most Common Explanation Types

ProPublica categorized the many reasons members gave for missing votes. Of these explanations —which are not mandatory— half of all explanations are unclear, simply restating the absence. Also commonly cited are personal and family obligations, and ill health.
51
Personal or family matter
47
Medical matter
12
Official business

Types of Votes Explained

We classified votes into three categories: On amendments to bills, which are numerous and can be voted on very quickly; on bills considered “under suspension of the rules,” which are usually uncontroversial and require two-thirds support for passage, and on “floor votes,” which include votes “on passage” and require a simple majority for approval.
33
Floor Votes
22
Suspension of the Rules
62
Amendments

Close Votes Missed

  • Not Voting
  • Voted “present”

All Vote Explanations

Date Vote Roll Call Title Reason
July 15, 2015 Yes House vote 433 On Passage, H R 6 Medical matter
July 15, 2015 Yes House vote 432 On Agreeing to the Amendment, H R 6 Medical matter
July 15, 2015 No House vote 431 On Agreeing to the Amendment, H R 6 Medical matter
July 15, 2015 No House vote 430 On Agreeing to the Resolution, H RES 350 Medical matter
July 15, 2015 No House vote 429 On Ordering the Previous Question, H RES 350 Medical matter
July 15, 2015 No House vote 428 On Passage, H R 2647 Medical matter
July 15, 2015 Yes House vote 427 On Agreeing to the Amendment, H R 2647 Medical matter
July 15, 2015 No House vote 426 On Motion to Refer, H RES 355 Medical matter
July 15, 2015 No House vote 425 Ordering the Previous Question on the Motion to Refer, H RES 355 Medical matter
July 15, 2015 No House vote 424 On Motion to Adjourn, ADJOURN Medical matter