Sen. Alan Dixon

Former Senator from Illinois

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1981-1992 Senator,

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Dixon was a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Dixon’s time serving in the Senate. Dixon’s bills had a total of 281 cosponsors in the 102nd Congress.

Use this chart to compare Dixon to other members of the Senate in the 102nd Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

Some of Dixon’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1981 to Oct 1992, Dixon missed 193 of 4,344 roll call votes, which is 4.4%. This is better than the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1992. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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