Bill Text — Sep 16, 2012
This bill’s text for status Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill (Sep 23, 2010) is now available.
Rep. Thomas Perriello [D-VA5, 2009-2010] is the sponsor of this bill.
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Former Representative from Virginia’s 5th District, Democrat
Perriello, a Democrat, was the representative for Virginia's 5th congressional district from 2009 to 2010.
Our unique analysis of the bills Perriello 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). Perriello is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Perriello sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
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From Jan 2009 to Dec 2010, Perriello missed 56 of 1,655 roll call votes, which is 3.4%. This is on par with the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. ProPublica has tracked 1 explanation for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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