Rep. Morgan Griffith [R]

Representative from Virginia’s 9th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2011-2016 Representative Virginia's 9th District (map)

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Morgan Griffith sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Griffith sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Health (50%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (13%) Environmental Protection (9%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%) Labor and Employment (6%) Science, Technology, Communications (6%) Government Operations and Politics (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2011 to Nov 2015, Griffith missed 43 of 3,452 roll call votes, which is 1.2%. This is better than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 15 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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