Sen. Jennings Randolph

Former Senator from West Virginia

Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1961-1984 Senator West Virginia
1958-1960 Senator West Virginia
1939-1946 Representative West Virginia's 2nd District
1937-1938 Representative West Virginia's 2nd District
1935-1936 Representative West Virginia's 2nd District
1933-1934 Representative West Virginia's 2nd District

See Also: Bioguide

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Sponsorship Analysis

Randolph was a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Randolph’s time serving in the Senate. Randolph’s bills had a total of 93 cosponsors in the 98th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Randolph to other members of the Senate in the 98th 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 Randolph’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1959 to Oct 1984, Randolph missed 547 of 10,109 roll call votes, which is 5.4%. This is better than the median of 6.5% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1984. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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