Rep. Juan Vargas has voted against some important progressive priorities in an extremely safe D+16 Democratic district. In 2012, President Obama won CA-51 with 69.4% of the vote.
A Few Reasons to Primary:
- In 2013, Rep. Vargas voted for a bank-written bill dismantling important derivates regulations in the Dodd-Frank financial reform law.
- In 2013, Rep. Vargas voted to weaken regulation of radioactive coal ash waste
- In 2013, Rep. Vargas voted for the CISPA bill that would have removed important digital privacy protections online