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Our unique analysis of the bills Klobuchar has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the Senate.
Each dot in the chart below is a member of the Senate. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Klobuchar is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Amy Klobuchar sits on the following committees:
- Joint Economic Committee
- Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry
Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
- Member, Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security
- Member, Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, Innovation, and the Internet
- Member, Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance, and Data Security
- Member, Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety and Security
Senate Committee on the Judiciary
- Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights
- Member, Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism
- Member, Subcommittee on Immigration and the National Interest
- Member, Subcommittee on Oversight, Agency Action, Federal Rights and Federal Courts
- Senate Committee on Rules and Administration
Klobuchar sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Foreign Trade and International Finance (24%) Health (17%) Crime and Law Enforcement (15%) Transportation and Public Works (14%) Commerce (8%) Science, Technology, Communications (8%) Armed Forces and National Security (7%) Government Operations and Politics (6%)
Some of Klobuchar’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- S.Res. 451: A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of National Travel and Tourism Week ...
- S.Res. 446: A resolution designating April 2016 as “National 9-1-1 Education Month”.
- S.Res. 444: A resolution honoring the life and achievements of Prince.
- S.Res. 423: A resolution congratulating the University of Minnesota Women’s Ice Hockey Team on winning ...
- S.Res. 412: A resolution honoring the life and legacy of the Honorable Martin Olav Sabo ...
- S. 2737: Improving Medical Device Innovation Act
- S. 2679: Helping Veterans Exposed to Burn Pits Act
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From Jan 2007 to Apr 2016, Klobuchar missed 23 of 2,900 roll call votes, which is 0.8%. This is better than the median of 1.6% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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