Vote — Nov 30, 2015 5:36 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 79/7
Sen. Cardin [D-MD]: Yea
Senator from Maryland
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|Representative||Maryland's 3rd District|
Our unique analysis of the bills Cardin 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). Cardin is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Benjamin Cardin sits on the following committees:
Cardin sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
International Affairs (24%) Health (18%) Taxation (16%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (13%) Crime and Law Enforcement (11%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (8%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (6%) Water Resources Development (5%)
Some of Cardin’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2007 to Nov 2015, Cardin missed 9 of 2,806 roll call votes, which is 0.3%. 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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