Elections and Offices — Jan 20, 2001
Vice President Albert Gore [D, 1993-2001] leaves office as Vice President of the United States (and President of the Senate).
GovTrack Insider, our Kickstarter-backed work to summarize bills in Congress, has resumed. Here’s what we’ve been up to:
Former Vice President of the United States (and President of the Senate), Democrat
Gore, a Democrat, was Vice President of the United States (and President of the Senate) from 1993 to 2001.
He was previously a senator from Tennessee (1985-1993); the representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district (1983-1984); and the representative for Tennessee's 4th congressional district (1977-1982).
Our unique analysis of the bills Gore sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 1994. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Gore is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Gore sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Environmental Protection (26%) Government Operations and Politics (24%) International Affairs (13%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (13%) Science, Technology, Communications (9%) Taxation (7%) Health (4%) Education (4%)
Some of Gore’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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