Vote — Feb 11, 2016 1:43 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 93/0
Sen. Manchin [D-WV]: Yea
Senator from West Virginia, Democrat
Manchin, a Democrat, has been a senator from West Virginia since Nov 15, 2010 (next election in 2018).
Our unique analysis of the bills Manchin has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.
Each dot in the chart below is a member of the Senate. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Manchin is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Joe Manchin III sits on the following committees:
Manchin sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Health (21%) Environmental Protection (13%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (13%) Armed Forces and National Security (13%) Crime and Law Enforcement (10%) Transportation and Public Works (10%) Social Welfare (10%) Finance and Financial Sector (10%)
Some of Manchin’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Nov 2010 to Feb 2016, Manchin missed 26 of 1,556 roll call votes, which is 1.7%. This is on par with the median of 1.7% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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