Jim Costa

James Manuel "Jim" Costa is the U.S. Representative for , serving as a Democrat in Congress since his initial election in 2004. He previously served in the California State Assembly from 1978 until 1994, and in the State Senate from 1994 until 2002. At the time of his election to the California State Legislature, he was the youngest member of the legislature at the age of 26. During his time in the California State Assembly, he served as the Majority Caucus Chair. His Central Valley congressional district takes in large and predominantly Latino portions of Fresno. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Jim Costa has 296 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1991 Interview as a State Representative. The year with the most videos was 2013 with 32 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 6,602 views per program as a Democratic Representative for California's 20th district. Most appearances with Eliot Engel (2), Jose E. Serrano (2), Lucille Roybal-Allard (2). Most common tags: California, Immigration.

Appearances by Title:January 3, 2013 - Present U.S. Representative, D-CA 16th View Map Videos: 128 c. July 26, 1991 - Present State Representative,
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Videos: 5

Previously

U.S. Representative, D-CA 20th View Map January 4, 2005 - January 3, 2013 Videos: 163

Recent Appearances

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House passed a bill that authorizes the interior secretary to coordinate the federal and state permitting process…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House convened for a legislative session. Representative Greg Gianforte (R-MT) was sworn in as the 432nd member of the…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House passed a replacement bill for the 2010 Dodd-Frank financial regulation law.

  • Morning Hour

    Morning Hour

    The House convened for Morning Hour, when members were permitted to speak on a variety of topics.

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House passed a bill requiring amateur sports organizations to report allegations of sexual abuse and another bill that…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House approved a bill to changes what is knows as the Clean Water Act to allow registered pesticide use around waterways…

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