Sen. Blanche Lincoln

Former Senator from Arkansas

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1999-2010 Senator,
1993-1996 Representative,
Arkansas's 1st District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Lincoln was a moderate Democratic leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Lincoln’s time serving in the Senate. Lincoln’s bills had a total of 637 cosponsors in the 111th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Lincoln to other members of the Senate in the 111th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1999 to Dec 2010, Lincoln missed 77 of 3,978 roll call votes, which is 1.9%. This is better than the median of 2.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 2010. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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Recent Legislative Activity