Vote — Feb 9, 2016 2:18 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 90/0
Senator from Minnesota, Democrat
Klobuchar, a Democrat, has been a senator from Minnesota since Jan 4, 2007 (next election in 2018).
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:
Klobuchar sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Foreign Trade and International Finance (23%) Health (19%) Crime and Law Enforcement (16%) Transportation and Public Works (13%) Armed Forces and National Security (8%) Commerce (7%) Science, Technology, Communications (7%) Government Operations and Politics (6%)
Some of Klobuchar’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2007 to Feb 2016, Klobuchar missed 23 of 2,853 roll call votes, which is 0.8%. This is better than the median of 1.7% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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