Vote — Feb 4, 2016 12:05 p.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 43/54
Sen. Donnelly [D-IN]: Yea
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Senator from Indiana, Democrat
Donnelly, a Democrat, has been the Junior senator from Indiana since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2018).
He was previously the representative for Indiana's 2nd congressional district (2007-2012).
Our unique analysis of the bills Donnelly 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). Donnelly is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Joe Donnelly sits on the following committees:
Donnelly sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Armed Forces and National Security (38%) Labor and Employment (12%) Finance and Financial Sector (12%) Education (8%) Commerce (8%) Transportation and Public Works (8%) Government Operations and Politics (8%) Health (8%)
Some of Donnelly’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2013 to Feb 2016, Donnelly missed 6 of 1,013 roll call votes, which is 0.6%. This is better than the median of 1.7% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 5 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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