Bill Text — Sep 16, 2012
This bill’s text for status Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill (Oct 2, 2010) is now available.
Sen. Edward Kaufman [D-DE, 2009-2010] is the sponsor of this bill.
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Former Senator from Delaware, Democrat
Kaufman, a Democrat, was a senator from Delaware from 2009 to 2010.
Our unique analysis of the bills Kaufman sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 2010. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Kaufman is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Kaufman sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
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From Jan 2009 to Sep 2010, Kaufman missed 6 of 640 roll call votes, which is 0.9%. This is better than the median of 2.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Sep 2010. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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