Vote — Feb 11, 2016 1:43 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 93/0
Sen. Gardner [R-CO]: Yea
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Senator from Colorado, Republican
Gardner, a Republican, has been the Junior senator from Colorado since Jan 6, 2015 (next election in 2020).
He was previously the representative for Colorado's 4th congressional district (2011-2014).
Our unique analysis of the bills Gardner 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). Gardner is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Cory Gardner sits on the following committees:
Gardner sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Taxation (24%) Energy (18%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (16%) Armed Forces and National Security (10%) International Affairs (10%) Health (10%) Environmental Protection (6%) Government Operations and Politics (6%)
Some of Gardner’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2015 to Feb 2016, Gardner missed 8 of 362 roll call votes, which is 2.2%. 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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