Introduced — Jun 25, 2015
Sponsor: Sen. Bernard “Bernie” Sanders [I-VT]
This bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Finance which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration.
Senator from Vermont
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Our unique analysis of the bills Sanders 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). Sanders is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Bernard “Bernie” Sanders sits on the following committees:
Some of Sanders’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2007 to Jun 2015, Sanders missed 80 of 2,716 roll call votes, which is 2.9%. This is worse 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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