Our unique analysis of the bills Murphy has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. 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)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Murphy for more statistics.
Tim Murphy sits on the following committees:
Murphy sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Murphy’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6120: SPARC Act
- H.Res. 850: Recognizing suicide as a public health problem and expressing support for designation of ...
- H.Res. 848: Calling for the maintenance of effective trade remedies for United States manufacturers and ...
- H.Res. 712: Expressing support for the designation of May 2016 as “Mental Health Month”.
- H.Res. 659: Expressing support for the designation of March 30, 2016, as “World Bipolar Day”.
- H.Con.Res. 118: Recognizing the soldiers of the 14th Quartermaster Detachment of the United States Army ...
- H.Res. 498: Expressing support for designation of October 2015 as “National Breast Cancer Awareness Month”.
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|Murphy’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 511: Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act of 2015
Nov 17, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
From Jan 2003 to Sep 2016, Murphy missed 179 of 10,053 roll call votes, which is 1.8%. This is on par with the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 62 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
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