Bill Text — Sep 16, 2012
This bill’s text for status Passed the House (Engrossed) (May 12, 2010) is now available.
Rep. Patrick Murphy [D-PA8, 2007-2010] is the sponsor of this bill.
Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 8th District, Democrat
Murphy, a Democrat, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district from 2007 to 2010.
Our unique analysis of the bills Murphy sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2010. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Murphy is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Murphy sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
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From Jan 2007 to Dec 2010, Murphy missed 128 of 3,531 roll call votes, which is 3.6%. This is on par with the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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