Rep. Nick Rahall II

West Virginia - District 3

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1993-2015 Representative,
West Virginia's 3rd District
1977-1992 Representative,
West Virginia's 4th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Rahall is a centrist Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship. Rahall’s bills have had a total of 142 cosponsors in the 113th Congress.

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Committee Membership

Nick Rahall II sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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Voting Record

From Jan 1977 to Apr 2014, Rahall missed 749 of 22,352 roll call votes, which is 3.4%. This is worse 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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