Vote — Feb 4, 2016 12:05 p.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 43/54
Sen. Moran [R-KS]: Yea
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Senator from Kansas, Republican
Moran, a Republican, has been the Junior senator from Kansas since Jan 5, 2011 (next election in 2016).
He was previously the representative for Kansas's 1st congressional district (1997-2010).
Our unique analysis of the bills Moran has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.
Each dot in the chart below is a member of the Senate. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Moran is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Jerry Moran sits on the following committees:
Moran sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Armed Forces and National Security (29%) Finance and Financial Sector (22%) Health (11%) Commerce (11%) International Affairs (9%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (7%) Native Americans (5%) Environmental Protection (5%)
Some of Moran’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2011 to Feb 2016, Moran missed 107 of 1,499 roll call votes, which is 7.1%. This is much worse than the median of 1.7% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 4 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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