Sen. Edward Zorinsky

Former Senator from Nebraska


Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1976-1987 Senator Nebraska

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

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

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1977 to Feb 1987, Zorinsky missed 101 of 4,603 roll call votes, which is 2.2%. This is better than the median of 5.3% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Feb 1987. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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