Legislative Report Card 2024

How Did Your Legislator Vote On Reproductive Rights and Justice?

Learning how our policymakers vote is critical to changing the political landscape to reflect West Virginians’ actual support of reproductive health, rights, and justice.

This report card shows how every member of the West Virginia Legislature voted on several key bills during the legislative session. Use the categories to help you find what matters most to you. For example, if you’re fired up about some of the key BAD bills that WV FREE opposing – like making the abortion ban worse, or implementing the Women’s Bill of Wrongs – and want to see who voted the wrong way, you’ll want to check out “Not Passed & Opposed.”
 
The bills showcased here are as follows (note: SB = a bill introduced in the Senate bill; HB = a bill introduced in the House).
 
Knowledge is power! Now that you know how they’ve voted, we hope you’ll do all that you can to make your voice heard.
 
Not sure who your legislator is? Simply scroll to the bottom of this page to plug in and find out!

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How to read this report card:

🥰 Vote Supported by WV FREE & WV FREE Action Fund
😡 Vote Opposed by WV FREE & WV FREE Action Fund
🤔 Did Not Vote

Not sure who your legislator is? Simply click here and type in your address! After finding your delegate and/or senator, check to see how they voted. If a legislator has a check, that means WV FREE supported how they voted. If a legislator has an X, that means we opposed their vote. 

Passed & Supported 😀

HB 4874: Improving Infant and Maternal Mortality Data Collection

This bill would strengthen the already established infant and maternal mortality review team. The goal is to use better data to address racial disparities and negative outcomes for Black women and babies.

WV FREE Stance: Supported

Sponsored By:

Tully, Summers

Status: Passed

Bill History: Passed in the Senate due to sufficient leadership support.

House Roll Call Yay Nay No Vote
Adkins 🥰    
Akers 🥰    
Anderson 🥰    
Barnhart 🥰    
Bridges 🥰    
Brooks 🥰    
Burkhammer 🥰    
Butler 🥰    
Campbell 🥰    
Cannon 🥰    
Chiarelli 🥰    
Clark, T 🥰    
Clark, W 🥰    
Coop-Gonzalez 🥰    
Cooper 🥰    
Criss 🥰    
Crouse 🥰    
Dean 🥰    
Devault 🥰    
Dillon 🥰    
Dittman 🥰    
Ellington 🥰    
Espinosa 🥰    
Fast 🥰    
Fehrenbacher 🥰    
Ferrell 🥰    
Fluharty 🥰    
Foggin 🥰    
Forsht 🥰    
Foster 🥰    
Garcia 🥰    
Gearheart 🥰    
Griffith 🥰    
Hall 🥰    
Hamilton 🥰    
Hansen 🥰    
Hardy 🥰    
Heckert 🥰    
Hillenbrand 🥰    
Hite 🥰    
Holstein 🥰    
Hornbuckle 🥰    
Hornby 🥰    
Horst 🥰    
Hott 🥰    
Householder 🥰    
Howell 🥰    
Jeffries 🥰    
Jennings 🥰    
Kelly 🥰    
Kimble 🥰    
Kirby 🥰    
Kump 🥰    
Lewis 🥰    
Linville 🥰    
Longanacre 🥰    
Lucas 🥰    
Mallow 🥰    
Marple 🥰    
Martin 🥰    
Maynor 🥰    
Mazzocchi     🤔
McGeehan 🥰    
Miller 🥰    
Moore 🥰    
Nestor 🥰    
Petitto 🥰    
Phillips 🥰    
Pinson 🥰    
Pritt, C 🥰    
Pritt, E 🥰    
Pushkin 🥰    
Ridenour 🥰    
Riley 🥰    
Rohrbach 🥰    
Ross 🥰    
Rowe 🥰    
Shamblin 🥰    
Sheedy     🤔
Smith 🥰    
Statler 🥰    
Steele 🥰    
Stephens 🥰    
Street     🤔
Summers 🥰    
Thorne 🥰    
Toney 🥰    
Tully 🥰    
Vance 🥰    
Ward 🥰    
Warner 🥰    
Westfall 🥰    
Williams 🥰    
Willis 🥰    
Winzenreid 🥰    
Worrell 🥰    
Young 🥰    
Zatezalo 🥰    
Speaker Hanshaw 🥰  
Senate Roll Call Yay Nay No Vote
Azinger 🥰    
Barrett 🥰    
Boley 🥰    
Caputo 🥰    
Chapman 🥰    
Clements 🥰    
Deeds 🥰    
Grady 🥰    
Hamilton 🥰    
Hunt 🥰    
Jeffries 🥰    
Karnes 🥰    
Maroney     🤔
Martin 🥰    
Maynard 🥰    
Nelson 🥰    
Oliverio 🥰    
Phillips 🥰    
Plymale 🥰    
Queen 🥰    
Roberts 🥰    
Rucker 🥰    
Smith 🥰    
Stover 🥰    
Stuart 🥰    
Swope 🥰    
Takubo 🥰    
Tarr 🥰    
Taylor 🥰    
Trump 🥰    
Weld 🥰    
Woelfel 🥰    
Woodrum 🥰    
Mr President 🥰  

SB 190: Revoking Marital Exception For Sexual Assault

This bill eliminates the draconian exemption in state law that allows for sexual assault and abuse for married people.

WV FREE Stance: Supported

Sponsored By:

Ryan W. Weld (R – Brooke, 01) Vince Deeds (R – Greenbrier, 10) Charles S. Trump IV (R – Morgan, 15) Michael A. Woelfel (D – Cabell, 05) Jason Barrett (R – Berkeley, 16) Tom Takubo (R – Kanawha, 17) Mike Caputo (D – Marion, 13)

Status: Passed

House Roll Call Yay Nay
Adkins 🥰  
Akers 🥰  
Anderson 🥰  
Barnhart 🥰  
Bridges 🥰  
Brooks 🥰  
Burkhammer 🥰  
Butler 🥰  
Campbell 🥰  
Cannon 🥰  
Chiarelli 🥰  
Clark, T 🥰  
Clark, W 🥰  
Coop-Gonzalez 🥰  
Cooper 🥰  
Criss 🥰  
Crouse 🥰  
Dean 🥰  
Devault 🥰  
Dillon 🥰  
Dittman 🥰  
Ellington 🥰  
Espinosa 🥰  
Fast 🥰  
Fehrenbacher 🥰  
Ferrell 🥰  
Fluharty 🥰  
Foggin 🥰  
Forsht 🥰  
Foster 🥰  
Garcia 🥰  
Gearheart 🥰  
Griffith 🥰  
Hall 🥰  
Hamilton 🥰  
Hansen 🥰  
Hardy 🥰  
Heckert 🥰  
Hillenbrand 🥰  
Hite 🥰  
Holstein 🥰  
Hornbuckle 🥰  
Hornby 🥰  
Horst 🥰  
Hott 🥰  
Householder 🥰  
Howell 🥰  
Jeffries 🥰  
Jennings 🥰  
Kelly 🥰  
Kimble 🥰  
Kirby 🥰  
Kump 🥰  
Lewis 🥰  
Linville 🥰  
Longanacre 🥰  
Lucas 🥰  
Mallow 🥰  
Marple 🥰  
Martin 🥰  
Maynor 🥰  
Mazzocchi 🥰  
McGeehan 🥰  
Miller 🥰  
Moore 🥰  
Nestor 🥰  
Petitto 🥰  
Phillips 🥰  
Pinson 🥰  
Pritt, C 🥰  
Pritt, E 🥰  
Pushkin 🥰  
Ridenour 🥰  
Riley 🥰  
Rohrbach 🥰  
Ross 🥰  
Rowe 🥰  
Shamblin 🥰  
Sheedy 🥰  
Smith 🥰  
Statler 🥰  
Steele 🥰  
Stephens 🥰  
Street 🥰  
Summers 🥰  
Thorne 🥰  
Toney 🥰  
Tully 🥰  
Vance 🥰  
Ward 🥰  
Warner 🥰  
Westfall 🥰  
Williams 🥰  
Willis 🥰  
Winzenreid 🥰  
Worrell 🥰  
Young 🥰  
Zatezalo 🥰  
Speaker Hanshaw 🥰
Senate Roll Call Yay Nay No Vote
Azinger   😡  
Barrett 🥰    
Boley 🥰   🤔
Caputo 🥰    
Chapman 🥰    
Clements 🥰    
Deeds 🥰    
Grady   😡  
Hamilton 🥰    
Hunt   😡  
Jeffries   😡  
Karnes   😡  
Maroney 🥰    
Martin   😡  
Maynard   😡  
Nelson 🥰    
Oliverio 🥰    
Phillips 🥰    
Plymale 🥰    
Queen 🥰    
Roberts   😡  
Rucker 🥰   🤔
Smith 🥰   🤔
Stover 🥰    
Stuart 🥰    
Swope 🥰    
Takubo 🥰    
Tarr   😡  
Taylor 🥰    
Trump 🥰    
Weld 🥰    
Woelfel 🥰    
Woodrum 🥰    
Mr President 🥰  

Not Passed & Opposed 😀

HB 5243: West Virginias Women’s Bill of Rights AKA “Wrongs”

This misleading bill named the ‘Women’s Bill of Rights’ would be more appropriately named the ‘Women’s Bill of Wrongs’ because it gave no new rights to women, and was a direct attack on trans West Virginians.

WV FREE Stance: Opposed

Sponsored By:

Kathie Hess Crouse (R – Putnam, 019) Wayne Clark (R – Jefferson, 099) Chris Pritt (R – Kanawha, 053) Jimmy Willis (R – Brooke, 003) Daniel Linville (R – Cabell, 022) Jarred Cannon (R – Putnam, 021) Erica Moore (R – Roane, 015) Geoff Foster (R – Putnam, 020) Laura Kimble (R – Harrison, 071) Margitta Mazzocchi (R – Logan, 031) Debbie Warner (R – Monongalia, 082)

Status: Defeated

House Roll Call Yay Nay No Vote
Adkins 😡    
Akers 😡    
Anderson 😡    
Barnhart 😡    
Bridges 😡    
Brooks 😡    
Burkhammer 😡    
Butler 😡    
Campbell 😡    
Cannon 😡    
Chiarelli 😡    
Clark, T 😡    
Clark, W 😡    
Coop-Gonzalez 😡    
Cooper 😡    
Criss 😡    
Crouse 😡    
Dean 😡    
Devault 😡    
Dillon 😡    
Dittman 😡    
Ellington 😡    
Espinosa 😡    
Fast 😡    
Fehrenbacher 😡    
Ferrell 😡    
Fluharty   🥰  
Foggin 😡   🤔
Forsht 😡    
Foster 😡    
Garcia   🥰  
Gearheart 😡    
Griffith   🥰  
Hall 😡    
Hamilton   🥰  
Hansen   🥰  
Hardy 😡    
Heckert 😡    
Hillenbrand 😡    
Hite 😡    
Holstein 😡    
Hornbuckle   🥰  
Hornby 😡    
Horst 😡    
Hott 😡    
Householder 😡    
Howell 😡    
Jeffries 😡    
Jennings 😡    
Kelly 😡    
Kimble 😡    
Kirby 😡    
Kump 😡    
Lewis   🥰  
Linville 😡    
Longanacre 😡    
Lucas 😡    
Mallow 😡    
Marple 😡    
Martin 😡    
Maynor 😡    
Mazzocchi 😡    
McGeehan 😡    
Miller 😡    
Moore 😡    
Nestor 😡    
Petitto 😡    
Phillips 😡    
Pinson 😡    
Pritt, C 😡    
Pritt, E 😡    
Pushkin   🥰  
Ridenour 😡    
Riley 😡    
Rohrbach 😡    
Ross 😡    
Rowe   🥰  
Shamblin 😡    
Sheedy 😡    
Smith 😡    
Statler 😡    
Steele 😡    
Stephens 😡    
Street 😡    
Summers 😡    
Thorne 😡    
Toney 😡    
Tully 😡    
Vance 😡    
Ward 😡    
Warner 😡    
Westfall 😡    
Williams   🥰  
Willis 😡    
Winzenreid   🥰  
Worrell 😡    
Young   🥰  
Zatezalo 😡    
Speaker Hanshaw 😡  

SB 352: Furthering Abortion Restrictions

This bill would have amended our state’s abortion ban and made it even more restrictive by pushing the dangerous, untested notion of ‘abortion reversal’ and required biased counseling.

WV FREE Stance: Opposed

Sponsored By:

Patricia Puertas Rucker (R – Jefferson, 16) Michael T. Azinger (R – Wood, 03) Donna J. Boley (R – Pleasants, 03) Laura Wakim Chapman (R – Ohio, 01) Vince Deeds (R – Greenbrier, 10) Amy N. Grady (R – Mason, 04) Patrick S. Martin (R – Lewis, 12) Mark R. Maynard (R – Wayne, 06) Rupie Phillips (R – Logan, 07) Randy E. Smith (R – Tucker, 14) David Stover (R – Wyoming, 09) Mike Stuart (R – Kanawha, 07) Eric J. Tarr (R – Putnam, 04) Jay Taylor (R – Taylor, 14) Jack David Woodrum (R – Summers, 10) Robert L. Karnes (R – Randolph, 11) Rollan A. Roberts (R – Raleigh, 09)

Status: Not Passed

Senate Roll Call Yay Nay No Vote
Azinger 😡    
Barrett 😡    
Boley 😡    
Caputo   🥰  
Chapman 😡    
Clements 😡    
Deeds 😡    
Grady 😡    
Hamilton 😡    
Hunt 😡    
Jeffries 😡    
Karnes 😡    
Maroney 😡    
Martin 😡    
Maynard 😡    
Nelson 😡    
Oliverio 😡    
Phillips 😡    
Plymale 😡    
Queen 😡    
Roberts 😡    
Rucker 😡    
Smith 😡    
Stover 😡    
Stuart 😡    
Swope 😡    
Takubo 😡    
Tarr 😡    
Taylor 😡    
Trump 😡    
Weld 😡    
Woelfel     🤔
Woodrum 😡    
Mr President 😡  

SB 468: Mandating Anti-Abortion Propaganda in Schools

This bill would have forced students to view an inaccurate, religiously themed fetal development video developed by a hardline anti-abortion organization.

WV FREE Stance: Opposed

Sponsored By:

Patricia Puertas Rucker (R – Jefferson, 16) Michael T. Azinger (R – Wood, 03) Vince Deeds (R – Greenbrier, 10) Amy N. Grady (R – Mason, 04) Mark Hunt (R – Kanawha, 08) Patrick S. Martin (R – Lewis, 12) Randy E. Smith (R – Tucker, 14) David Stover (R – Wyoming, 09) Mike Stuart (R – Kanawha, 07) Jay Taylor (R – Taylor, 14) Robert L. Karnes (R – Randolph, 11) Mark R. Maynard (R – Wayne, 06)

Status: Defeated

Senate Roll Call Yay Nay No Vote
Azinger 😡    
Barrett 😡    
Boley 😡    
Caputo   🥰  
Chapman 😡    
Clements 😡    
Deeds 😡    
Grady 😡    
Hamilton 😡    
Hunt 😡    
Jeffries 😡    
Karnes 😡    
Maroney 😡    
Martin 😡    
Maynard 😡    
Nelson 😡    
Oliverio 😡    
Phillips     🤔
Plymale   🥰  
Queen 😡    
Roberts 😡    
Rucker 😡    
Smith 😡    
Stover 😡    
Stuart 😡    
Swope 😡    
Takubo   🥰  
Tarr 😡    
Taylor 😡    
Trump   🥰  
Weld   🥰  
Woelfel   🥰  
Woodrum 😡    
Mr President 😡  

SB 601: West Virginias Women’s Bill of Rights AKA “Wrongs” bill

This misleading bill named the ‘Women’s Bill of Rights’ would be more appropriately named the ‘Women’s Bill of Wrongs’ because it gave no new rights to women, and was a direct attack on trans West Virginians.

WV FREE Stance: Opposed

Sponsored By:

Amy N. Grady (R – Mason, 04) Donna J. Boley (R – Pleasants, 03) Laura Wakim Chapman (R – Ohio, 01) Patricia Puertas Rucker (R – Jefferson, 16) Rollan A. Roberts (R – Raleigh, 09) Chandler Swope (R – Mercer, 06) Rupie Phillips (R – Logan, 07) Robert L. Karnes (R – Randolph, 11) Jay Taylor (R – Taylor, 14) Mike Stuart (R – Kanawha, 07) Eric J. Tarr (R – Putnam, 04) Jack David Woodrum (R – Summers, 10) Patrick S. Martin (R – Lewis, 12) Mark Hunt (R – Kanawha, 08) Mark R. Maynard (R – Wayne, 06) Vince Deeds (R – Greenbrier, 10)

Status: Defeated

Senate Roll Call Yay Nay No Vote
Azinger 😡    
Barrett 😡    
Boley     🤔
Caputo   🥰  
Chapman 😡    
Clements 😡    
Deeds 😡    
Grady 😡    
Hamilton 😡    
Hunt 😡    
Jeffries 😡    
Karnes 😡    
Maroney     🤔
Martin 😡    
Maynard 😡    
Nelson 😡    
Oliverio 😡    
Phillips 😡    
Plymale   🥰  
Queen 😡    
Roberts 😡    
Rucker 😡    
Smith 😡    
Stover 😡    
Stuart 😡    
Swope 😡    
Takubo 😡    
Tarr 😡    
Taylor 😡    
Trump 😡    
Weld 😡    
Woelfel 😡    
Woodrum 😡    
Mr President 😡  

SB 620: Funding for Crisis Pregnancy Centers AKA Fake Clinics

This bill would have set up funding mechanisms for crisis pregnancy centers (misleadingly dubbed in state code as the West Virginia Mothers and Babies Pregnancy Support Program).

WV FREE Stance: Opposed

Sponsored By:

Patricia Puertas Rucker (R – Jefferson, 16) Jay Taylor (R – Taylor, 14) Laura Wakim Chapman (R – Ohio, 01) Rollan A. Roberts (R – Raleigh, 09)

Status: Defeated

Senate Roll Call Yay Nay No Vote
Azinger 😡    
Barrett 😡    
Boley 😡    
Caputo   🥰  
Chapman 😡    
Clements 😡    
Deeds 😡    
Grady 😡    
Hamilton 😡    
Hunt 😡    
Jeffries 😡    
Karnes 😡    
Maroney 😡    
Martin 😡    
Maynard 😡    
Nelson 😡    
Oliverio 😡    
Phillips 😡    
Plymale 😡    
Queen 😡    
Roberts 😡    
Rucker 😡    
Smith 😡    
Stover 😡    
Stuart 😡    
Swope 😡    
Takubo 😡    
Tarr 😡    
Taylor 😡    
Trump 😡    
Weld 😡    
Woelfel 😡    
Woodrum 😡    
Mr President 😡  

Passed & Opposed 🙁

HB 5105: Removing Vaccine Requirements

This bill would threaten public health by loosening vaccine requirements for school-age children in West Virginia.

WV FREE Stance: Opposed

Sponsored By:

Kimble, Mazzoccchi, Ridenour, Kirby, Phillips, Pritt, McGeehan, Kump, Steele

Status: Passed but Vetoed by Governor Justice

Bill History: Passed in the Senate due to sufficient leadership support.

House Roll Call Yay Nay No Vote
Adkins 😡    
Akers   🥰  
Anderson   🥰  
Barnhart 😡    
Bridges 😡    
Brooks 😡    
Burkhammer 😡    
Butler 😡    
Campbell   🥰  
Cannon   🥰  
Chiarelli 😡    
Clark, T   🥰  
Clark, W 😡    
Coop-Gonzalez 😡    
Cooper 😡    
Criss   🥰  
Crouse 😡    
Dean 😡    
Devault 😡    
Dillon 😡    
Dittman   🥰  
Ellington   🥰  
Espinosa 😡    
Fast 😡    
Fehrenbacher   🥰  
Ferrell   🥰  
Fluharty   🥰  
Foggin 😡    
Forsht 😡    
Foster 😡    
Garcia   🥰  
Gearheart 😡    
Griffith   🥰  
Hall   🥰  
Hamilton   🥰  
Hansen   🥰  
Hardy 😡   🤔
Heckert 😡    
Hillenbrand 😡    
Hite   🥰  
Holstein 😡    
Hornbuckle   🥰  
Hornby   🥰  
Horst 😡    
Hott   🥰  
Householder 😡    
Howell   🥰  
Jeffries 😡    
Jennings 😡    
Kelly   🥰  
Kimble 😡    
Kirby 😡    
Kump 😡    
Lewis     🤔
Linville 😡    
Longanacre 😡    
Lucas 😡    
Mallow 😡    
Marple   🥰  
Martin 😡    
Maynor 😡    
Mazzocchi 😡    
McGeehan 😡    
Miller 😡    
Moore 😡    
Nestor 😡    
Petitto 😡    
Phillips 😡    
Pinson 😡    
Pritt, C 😡    
Pritt, E 😡    
Pushkin   🥰  
Ridenour 😡    
Riley   🥰  
Rohrbach   🥰  
Ross 😡    
Rowe   🥰  
Shamblin   🥰  
Sheedy 😡    
Smith   🥰  
Statler   🥰  
Steele 😡    
Stephens 😡    
Street 😡    
Summers 😡    
Thorne 😡    
Toney   🥰  
Tully   🥰  
Vance 😡    
Ward 😡    
Warner   🥰  
Westfall   🥰  
Williams   🥰  
Willis   🥰  
Winzenreid   🥰  
Worrell 😡    
Young 😡    
Zatezalo   🥰  
Speaker Hanshaw   🥰
Senate Roll Call Yay Nay No Vote
Azinger 😡    
Barrett 😡    
Boley     🤔
Caputo   🥰  
Chapman 😡    
Clements   🥰  
Deeds 😡    
Grady 😡    
Hamilton   🥰  
Hunt 😡    
Jeffries   🥰  
Karnes 😡    
Maroney   🥰  
Martin 😡    
Maynard 😡    
Nelson   🥰  
Oliverio   🥰  
Phillips 😡    
Plymale   🥰  
Queen 😡    
Roberts 😡    
Rucker 😡    
Smith 😡    
Stover   🥰  
Stuart 😡    
Swope 😡    
Takubo     🤔
Tarr 😡    
Taylor 😡    
Trump 😡    
Weld   🥰  
Woelfel   🥰  
Woodrum   🥰  
Mr President 😡  

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