Sen. Debbie Stabenow [D]

Senator from Michigan

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2001-2018 Senator Michigan
1997-2000 Representative Michigan's 8th District

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Stabenow has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Stabenow is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Debbie Stabenow sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Stabenow sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (38%) Health (33%) Social Welfare (6%) Energy (6%) Agriculture and Food (5%) Environmental Protection (5%) Immigration (4%) Education (4%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2001 to Nov 2015, Stabenow missed 47 of 4,758 roll call votes, which is 1.0%. This is better 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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Primary Sources

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