Sen. John Ashcroft

Former Senator from Missouri

Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1995-2000 Senator Missouri

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Ashcroft was a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Ashcroft’s time serving in the Senate. Ashcroft’s bills had a total of 361 cosponsors in the 106th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Ashcroft to other members of the Senate in the 106th 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 Ashcroft’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1995 to Dec 2000, Ashcroft missed 31 of 2,203 roll call votes, which is 1.4%. This is better than the median of 1.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 2000. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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Recent Legislative Activity