Sen. Joe Manchin III

West Virginia

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2010-2019 Senator,
West Virginia

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Sponsorship Analysis

Manchin is a centrist Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship. Manchin’s bills have had a total of 195 cosponsors in the 113th Congress.

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Committee Membership

Joe Manchin III sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Nov 2010 to Apr 2014, Manchin missed 13 of 935 roll call votes, which is 1.4%. This is better than the median of 1.8% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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