Bill Text — Sep 16, 2012
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Sen. George Voinovich [R-OH, 1999-2010] is the sponsor of this bill.
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Former Senator from Ohio, Republican
Voinovich, a Republican, was a senator from Ohio from 1999 to 2010.
Our unique analysis of the bills Voinovich 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). Voinovich is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Voinovich sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Foreign Trade and International Finance (28%) Government Operations and Politics (20%) Economics and Public Finance (16%) Law (8%) Commerce (8%) Armed Forces and National Security (7%) International Affairs (7%) Labor and Employment (7%)
Some of Voinovich’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1999 to Dec 2010, Voinovich missed 103 of 3,978 roll call votes, which is 2.6%. This is on par with 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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