- Based only on non-commendation votes. Data from Richmond Sunlight, based on a query excluding all bills with “commend” or “celebrating” in the catch line.
It will be interesting to see what percentage of those continued bills are killed later on this year. Anecdotally, it looked like most of the bills continued from 2006 were killed just prior to this year’s session.
I have got to read Edward Tufte’s trilogy o’ data (“The Visual Display of Quantitative Information,” “Envisioning Information,” and “Visual Explanations”) so I can learn to stop using pie charts. Nothing says “I don’t know jack shit about information graphics” like a pie chart.