Rep. Alan Mollohan

Former Representative from West Virginia’s 1st District, Democrat

Mollohan, a Democrat, was the representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district from 1983 to 2010.



Our unique analysis of the bills Mollohan sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2010. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Mollohan is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Mollohan sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Economics and Public Finance (25%) Transportation and Public Works (17%) Energy (13%) Law (13%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (8%) Science, Technology, Communications (8%) Water Resources Development (8%) Education (8%)

Recent Bills

Some of Mollohan’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1983 to Dec 2010, Mollohan missed 893 of 16,392 roll call votes, which is 5.4%. This is worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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