Congressional Member Profiles

Rep. David McKinley

Rep. David McKinley

Republican, West Virginia, 1st District
Office 202-225-4172 | @RepMcKinley | Facebook

C

Grade

6

Votes for Children

17

Bills Sponsored or Cosponsored

11

Actions Against the Interests of Children

During the 117th Congress, Rep. McKinley has taken 6 votes that would help the children in his district. He has introduced 0 bills and cosponsored 17 bills to help children. Rep. McKinley has taken 11 actions we believe to be against the interests of children.

This report card includes information on more than 700 bills introduced during this Congress. So far, Rep. McKinley has taken the following action during this Congress:

  • voted against H.R.1 the For the People Act of 2021.

  • voted against H.R.6 the American Dream and Promise Act of 2021.

  • voted against H.R.8 the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2021.

  • voted against H.R.51 the Washington, D.C. Admission Act.

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.447 the National Apprenticeship Act of 2021.

  • voted for H.R.485 the Stronger Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.580 the PATH Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.586 the STANDUP Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.795 the Coronavirus Assistance for American Families Act.

  • voted for H.R.826 the Divided Families Reunification Act.

  • voted against H.R.1280 the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act of 2021.

  • voted against H.R.1319 the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.

  • voted against H.R.1446 the Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2021.

  • voted against H.R.1603 the Farm Workforce Modernization Act of 2021.

  • voted against H.R.1620 the Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.1959 the Alice Cogswell and Anne Sullivan Macy Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.2347 the Strengthening the Vaccines for Children Program Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3089 the Accelerating Kids’ Access to Care Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3337 the BABIES Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3352 the Midwives for MOMS Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3549 the Comprehensive Mental Health in Schools Pilot Program Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.4387 the Maternal Health Quality Improvement Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.5129 the Community Services Block Grant Modernization Act of 2021.

  • voted against H.R.5305 the Extending Government Funding and Delivering Emergency Assistance Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.5414 the Ensuring Medicaid Continuity for Children in Foster Care Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.5469 the FOSTER Act.

  • voted for H.R.5487 the SHINE for Autumn Act of 2021.

  • voted for H.R.5551 the Improving the Health of Children Act.

  • voted for H.R.5561 the Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Act of 2021.

  • voted against H.R.5746 the Freedom to Vote: John R. Lewis Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.5984 the IDEA Full Funding Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.6521 the Supporting STEM Learning Opportunities Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.7076 the Supporting Children’s Mental Health Care Access Act of 2022.

  • As with any scorecard, this tool is inherently limited. Some members may score differently than they might expect because a committee assignment requires they work primarily on issues outside the scope of CDF’s portfolio. Additionally, because the important work done by leadership in Congress is not entirely captured by our model, Members of Congress in leadership roles tend to appear near the middle of our range of grades. There are some data limitations as well. A truly comprehensive measure of action taken on behalf of children would likely include things like floor statements, committee votes, votes on amendments, public leadership, and much more. An expansion of this Report Card to include those additional data may be possible in the future.

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