Sen. Dewey Bartlett

Former Senator from Oklahoma, Republican

Bartlett, a Republican, was a senator from Oklahoma from 1973 to 1978.


Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Bartlett 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). Bartlett is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Bartlett sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Native Americans (22%) Taxation (18%) Government Operations and Politics (15%) Law (10%) Energy (9%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (9%) Education (9%) Private Legislation (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1973 to Oct 1978, Bartlett missed 334 of 3,605 roll call votes, which is 9.3%. 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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