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Rep. Jim Costa (D-CA 16th District)

8th term Democrat from California 16th District.

Bio

Residence: Fresno

Marital Status: Single

Prev. Occupation: Professor, Legislative Aide, Business Executive, Farmer

Prev. Political Exp.: CA Assembly, 1978-94; CA Senate, 1994-2002

Education: BA California State University - Fresno, 1974

Birthdate: 04/13/1952

Religion: Catholic

Percentage in Last Election: 55%

Major Opponent: Johnny Tacherra


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Jim Costa.

Website: costa.house.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

2081 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-0516
Phone: (202) 225-3341
Fax: (202) 225-9308

Fresno Office: (more district offices)

855 M Street, Suite 940
Fresno, California 93721
Phone: (559) 495-1620
Fax: (559) 495-1027



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Juan Lopez
  • Scheduler: Elina Karapetyan
  • Legis. Dir.: Vacant
  • Comm. Dir.: Tammy Jones-Johnson
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Jared Feldman
  • Health LA: Ian Fluellen
  • Judiciary LA: Jared Feldman
  • Budget LA: Jared Feldman
  • Civil Rights LA: Jared Feldman
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Ian Fluellen
  • Science/Technology LA: Ian Fluellen
  • Women's Issues LA: Jared Feldman

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Jim Costa voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Fiscal 2020 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations 06/26/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Fiscal 2020 Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations 06/19/2019 Yea Voted Against
F Amendment to Restore Pro-life Protections to Title X Program 06/13/2019 Nay Voted Against
F Amendment to Restore Conscience Protection 06/13/2019 Nay Voted Against
P The So-Called "Equality Act" 05/17/2019 Yea Voted Against
P "For the People Act of 2019" (restrictions on free speech) 03/08/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance/ United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) 01/03/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (passage) 01/19/2018 Nay Voted Against
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (vote to protect bill) 01/18/2018 Nay Voted Against
P Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) 10/03/2017 Nay Voted Against
(More Key Votes)
 

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Jim Costa's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Jim Costa a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.5006 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Jim Costa
H.R.4712 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Jim Costa
H.R.36 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Jim Costa
H.R.849 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support No Send Message to Rep. Jim Costa
H.R.2918 - Patients First Act (promoting ethical stem cell research) Support No Send Message to Rep. Jim Costa
H.J.RES.39 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Jim Costa
H.R.1628 - American Health Care Act (Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood) Support No Send Message to Rep. Jim Costa
H.R.1192 - Dismemberment Abortion Ban Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Jim Costa
H.J.RES.43 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Jim Costa
H.R.1322 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose No Send Message to Rep. Jim Costa
H.J.RES.33 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. Jim Costa
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.