Rep. Shelley Capito

District:
West Virginia - District 2
Party:
Republican

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2001-2015 Representative,
West Virginia's 2nd District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Capito is a moderate Republican leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship. Capito’s bills have had a total of 480 cosponsors in the 113th Congress.

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Committee Membership

Shelley Capito sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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Voting Record

From Jan 2001 to Apr 2014, Capito missed 111 of 9,386 roll call votes, which is 1.2%. This is better 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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