Sen. Evan Bayh

Former Senator from Indiana

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1999-2010 Senator,

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Sponsorship Analysis

Bayh was a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Bayh’s time serving in the Senate. Bayh’s bills had a total of 215 cosponsors in the 111th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Bayh to other members of the Senate in the 111th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1999 to Dec 2010, Bayh missed 77 of 3,978 roll call votes, which is 1.9%. This is better than the median of 2.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 2010. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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