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Last updated Sep. 08, 2014

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Rep. Doug LaMalfa (R-Calif.)

District: 1st District
Political Highlights: Calif. Assembly, 2002-08; Calif. Senate, 2010-12; U.S. House of Representatives, 2013-present
Born: July 2, 1960; Oroville, Calif.
Residence: Richvale
Religion: Christian
Family: Wife, Jill LaMalfa; four children
Education: Butte College, A.A. 1980; California Polytechnic State U., B.S. 1982
Military Service: None
Start of Service: Elected: 2012 (2nd term)
Committee Assignments: Agriculture (Commodity Exchanges, Energy & Credit; General Farm Commodities & Risk Management); Natural Resources (Federal Lands; Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs; Water, Power and Oceans)

Election History
2014generalDoug LaMalfa (R) 132,05261.0
Heidi Hall (D) 84,32039.0
2012generalDoug LaMalfa (R) 168,82757.4
Jim Reed (D) 125,38642.6
Roll Call Vitals


on the House Seniority List

Fellow California Rep. George Miller (D) is 5th.


California is 1st on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state.


Twitter Followers (@replamalfa)

Rep. Doug LaMalfa has no appearances on Sunday talk shows.

Sen. Bernard Sanders (I-Vt.) has the most appearances so far this year.

Roll Call and CQ Weekly use ratings assigned by the Rothenberg Political Report, which are defined as follows: SAFE: As of today, the party indicated is all but certain to win the seat. FAVORED: One candidate has a substantial advantage, but an upset is still possible. LEAN: The party indicated has the edge, but the outcome is less certain than for races rated as favored. TILT: The outcome is effectively regarded as a tossup for each of these highly competitive seats, although the party indicated has a slight edge. TOSSUP: Neither party has an edge in these contests.