Our unique analysis of the bills Clinton sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Clinton is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Clinton sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (23%) Economics and Public Finance (15%) Health (14%) Science, Technology, Communications (11%) Social Welfare (10%) Families (10%) Labor and Employment (9%) Education (8%)
Some of Clinton’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- S. 211 (111th): Calling for 2-1-1 Act of 2009
- S. 182 (111th): Paycheck Fairness Act
- S.Res. 727 (110th): A resolution honoring the victims of the bombing of Pan Am flight ...
- S. 20 (110th): Protecting Patients and Health Care Act
- S. 19 (110th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow ...
- S.Res. 720 (110th): A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month.
- S. 3706 (110th): Elimination of the Single Parent Tax Act of 2008
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From Jan 2001 to Jan 2009, Clinton missed 249 of 2,616 roll call votes, which is 9.5%. This is much worse than the median of 2.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Jan 2009. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: