Sen. Carl Curtis [R]

Former Senator from Nebraska

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1955-1978 Senator Nebraska
1943-1954 Representative Nebraska's 1st District
1939-1942 Representative Nebraska's 4th District

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Curtis sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 1978. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Curtis is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Curtis sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Social Welfare (27%) Taxation (17%) Private Legislation (16%) Agriculture and Food (13%) Government Operations and Politics (11%) International Affairs (6%) Water Resources Development (6%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1955 to Oct 1978, Curtis missed 1,042 of 8,227 roll call votes, which is 12.7%. This is on par with the median of 12.1% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1978. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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