Visual: House Subcommittee Partisanship


Republicans hold a two-thirds majority in the Virginia House of Delegates.

With exception of the Rules Committee, House standing committees come close to reflecting this 2:1 split. But does proportional representation extend to House subcommittees--where much of the work gets done? In other words, does the subcommittee makeup give the GOP more or less control?

A new VPAP data visualization suggests answers to these questions.  

Feb. 10, 2017