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Outgoing Senator

Jim Nielsen

Jim Nielsen has accepted oil money. Has accepted oil money
Jim Nielsen is a member of the Polluter Caucus. Polluter Caucus
Party: Republican
First Elected: 2013
District: Red Bluff
25%
Lifetime Score
0%
2022
3%
2021
2%
2020
19%
2019
19%
2018
0%
2017
0%
2016
0%
2015
18%
2014
0%
2013
19%
2012
12%
2011
5%
2010
9%
2009
38%
1990
68%
1989
68%
1988
50%
1987
69%
1986
53%
1985
32%
1984
36%
1983
21%
1982
25%
1981
43%
1980
39%
1979
As of December 2022, this legislator is no longer in office.

Jim Nielsen's 2022 Environmental Votes

Legend Key

  • Pro-Environmental Action
  • Anti-Environmental Action
  • Excused Absence
  • NV
    Did Not Vote
  • Top Priority Bill
    Top Priority Bill

How We Calculated the Weighted Score

Legislator Score Weights

Extra Credit

+1%
for being a main author of an environmental bill included in the California Score
+1%
for endorsing Prop 30, the Clean Cars Clean Air initiative
-1%
for not being a main author of any environmental bill included in the California Score
-5%
for accepting oil money

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