Sen. Gary Hart

Former Senator from Colorado

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1975-1986 Senator,

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Hart was a far-left Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Hart’s time serving in the Senate. Hart’s bills had a total of 174 cosponsors in the 99th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Hart to other members of the Senate in the 99th 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 Hart’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1975 to Oct 1986, Hart missed 665 of 5,859 roll call votes, which is 11.4%. This is worse than the median of 5.7% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1986. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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