Our unique analysis of the bills Rigell 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). Rigell is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Rigell for more statistics.
Edward “Scott” Rigell sits on the following committees:
House Committee on Appropriations
- Member, Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government
- Member, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
- Member, Subcommittee on Legislative Branch
Rigell sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Rigell’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 4208: Authority for the Use of Military Force Against the Islamic State of Iraq ...
- H.R. 3777: America First Act
- H.Con.Res. 71: Providing for a plan to alleviate the effects of sequestration.
- H.R. 2259: Protect Our Military Families’ 2nd Amendment Rights Act
- H.R. 1840: Virginia Jobs and Energy Act
- H.R. 5165 (113th): Advancing Girls in STEM Act of 2014
- H.Res. 644 (113th): Condemning and disapproving of the failure of the Obama administration to comply ...
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From Jan 2011 to Jul 2016, Rigell missed 29 of 3,991 roll call votes, which is 0.7%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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