Sen. Dirk Kempthorne

Former Senator from Idaho

Republican

Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1993-1998 Senator Idaho

See Also: Bioguide

Photo

Sponsorship Analysis

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

Bills Sponsored

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

View All » (including bills from previous years)

Voting Record

From Feb 1993 to Oct 1998, Kempthorne missed 16 of 2,255 roll call votes, which is 0.7%. This is better than the median of 1.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1998. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

Show the numbers...

Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:

Recent Legislative Activity