RepresentHouse Members › Jim Costa

Jim Costa (D-Calif.)

Up for re-election in 2018

Represents California's 16th Congressional District. He has served seven terms in the House.

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Committee Assignments

  • Agriculture (ranks 3rd)
  • Natural Resources (ranks 4th)

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Representative Subjects

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Policy Priorities

What policy areas does Rep. Costa focus on, as expressed by his press releases? Learn more.

  • Water Resources Development 11.9%
  • Immigration 9.3%
  • International Affairs 7.6%
  • Environmental Protection 6.9%

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Distinctive Topics

What topics does Rep. Costa talk about in his recent press releases more often than other members of Congress do? Learn more.

  • san joaquin
  • san luis
  • northerly districts
  • central valley
  • hmong veterans
  • require westlands
  • el nino
  • westlands water

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What members of Congress use language that is most similar to Rep. Costa in their recent press releases? Learn more.

1 172 18.8% 17.7%

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Votes against party

Rank 7th
Party avg 5.9%

Votes missed

Rank 8th
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