Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2011
Rep. Scott Murphy [D-NY20, 2009-2010] leaves office as Representative for New York's 20th congressional district.
Former Representative from New York’s 20th District, Democrat
Murphy, a Democrat, was the representative for New York's 20th congressional district from 2009 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:
Some of Murphy’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Apr 2009 to Dec 2010, Murphy missed 59 of 1,435 roll call votes, which is 4.1%. This is worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. ProPublica has tracked 26 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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