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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|Rigell’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 5859: Community Counterterrorism Preparedness Act
Sep 21, 2016. Passed.
H.R. 4889: Kelsey Smith Act
May 23, 2016. Failed.
H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2596: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
Jun 16, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 1105: Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015
Apr 16, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
From Jan 2011 to Dec 2016, Rigell missed 32 of 4,129 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.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
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