Rep. Gerald Connolly

Representative from Virginia’s 11th District, Democrat

Connolly, a Democrat, has been the representative for Virginia's 11th congressional district since Jan 6, 2009 (next election in 2016) (map).


2015 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Connolly 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). Connolly is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Gerald Connolly sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Connolly sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (56%) Taxation (13%) International Affairs (8%) Armed Forces and National Security (6%) Health (6%) Law (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2009 to Apr 2016, Connolly missed 44 of 5,347 roll call votes, which is 0.8%. 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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Primary Sources

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