Sen. Dirk Kempthorne

Former Senator from Idaho

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1993-1998 Senator,
Idaho

See Also: Bioguide

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Sponsorship Analysis

Kempthorne was a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Kempthorne’s time serving in the Senate. Kempthorne’s bills had a total of 162 cosponsors in the 105th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Kempthorne to other members of the Senate in the 105th Congress on leadership and ideology.

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Bills Sponsored

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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.

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Primary Sources

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