Vote — Feb 8, 2016 5:31 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 83/0
Sen. King [I-ME]: Yea
Senator from Maine, Independent
King, an Independent, has been the Junior senator from Maine since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2018).
Our unique analysis of the bills King has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his 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). King is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Angus King sits on the following committees:
King sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Energy (21%) Government Operations and Politics (17%) Finance and Financial Sector (17%) Education (13%) Taxation (8%) Armed Forces and National Security (8%) Transportation and Public Works (8%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (8%)
Some of King’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2013 to Feb 2016, King missed 15 of 1,014 roll call votes, which is 1.5%. This is on par with 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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