Sen. Amy Klobuchar

Senator from Minnesota, Democrat

Klobuchar, a Democrat, has been a senator from Minnesota since Jan 4, 2007 (next election in 2018).

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2015 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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)

Committee Membership

Amy Klobuchar sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

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%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

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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Primary Sources

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