Mark A. Takano

Mark Allan Takano is an American politician and academic who has served in the United States House of Representatives since 2013, representing California's 41st congressional district from 2013 to 2023, and the state's 39th congressional district since 2023. A member of the Democratic Party, Takano became the first openly gay person of Asian descent in Congress upon taking office. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Mark A. Takano has 468 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2013 Ceremony as a Democratic Representative for California's 41st district. The year with the most videos was 2020 with 52 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2019 with an average of 3,780 views per program. Most appearances with Nancy Pelosi (17), Sheila Jackson Lee (9), Hakeem Jeffries (9). Most common tags: Veterans, Coronavirus Disease 2019, LGBTQ.

Appearances by Title:January 3, 2023 - Present U.S. Representative, D-CA 39th View Map

Videos: 29


U.S. Representative, D-CA 41st January 3, 2013 - January 2, 2023 Videos: 439 U.S. Representative Candidate,
c. January 1, 1992 - c. November 2, 1992 Videos: 0

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Past Elections

Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

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Floor Activity

    • Days on Floor: 21
    • One Minute Speeches: 4
    • Special Orders: 2
    • Total Time Speaking: 2 hours
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