Sen. Daniel Moynihan

Former Senator from New York

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1977-2000 Senator,
New York

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Moynihan was a moderate Democratic leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Moynihan’s time serving in the Senate. Moynihan’s bills had a total of 454 cosponsors in the 106th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Moynihan to other members of the Senate in the 106th 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 Moynihan’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1977 to Dec 2000, Moynihan missed 556 of 9,471 roll call votes, which is 5.9%. This is worse than the median of 1.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 2000. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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