Rep. David McKinley

Representative from West Virginia’s 1st District, Republican

McKinley, a Republican, has been the representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district since Jan 5, 2011 (next election in 2016) (map).

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Analysis

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

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

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for McKinley for more statistics.

Committee Membership

David McKinley sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

McKinley sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Energy (21%) Taxation (16%) Health (13%) Environmental Protection (13%) Labor and Employment (12%) Armed Forces and National Security (10%) Government Operations and Politics (8%) International Affairs (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

McKinley’s Vote Vote Description
No H.R. 5303: Water Resources Development Act of 2016
Sep 28, 2016. Passed.
Nay H.R. 511: Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act of 2015
Nov 17, 2015. Passed.
Aye H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
No H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
Aye H.R. 2596: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
Jun 16, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
Nay H.Con.Res. 27: Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels ...
Mar 25, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.

Missed Votes

From Jan 2011 to Dec 2016, McKinley missed 31 of 4,121 roll call votes, which is 0.8%. This is better than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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