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)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Griffith for more statistics.
Morgan Griffith sits on the following committees:
Griffith sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Griffith’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5951: Improving Transparency and Accuracy in Medicare Part D Spending Act
- H.Con.Res. 147: Reclaiming Congress’s Constitutional Mandate in Trade Resolution
- H.R. 5562: To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide for Congressional ...
- H.Res. 723: Expressing the support of the House of Representatives for the designation of a ...
- H.R. 5127: Curb Opioid Misuse By Advancing Technology Act of 2016
- H.R. 4983: To provide information to prescribers in Federally qualified health centers and facilities of ...
- H.R. 4412: To extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project.
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|Griffith’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 4889: Kelsey Smith Act
May 23, 2016. Failed.
H.R. 308: Keep the Promise Act of 2015
Nov 16, 2015. 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. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 1731: National Cybersecurity Protection Advancement Act of 2015
Apr 23, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
H.R. 23: National Windstorm Impact Reduction Act Reauthorization of 2015
Jan 7, 2015. Passed.
From Jan 2011 to Sep 2016, Griffith missed 48 of 4,087 roll call votes, which is 1.2%. This is better than the median of 2.3% 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.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
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