Sen. John Barrasso

Senator from Wyoming, Republican

Barrasso, a Republican, has been a senator from Wyoming since Jun 25, 2007 (next election in 2018).


2015 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Barrasso 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). Barrasso is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

John Barrasso sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Barrasso sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Native Americans (20%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (18%) Environmental Protection (15%) Energy (13%) Water Resources Development (12%) Health (10%) Taxation (7%) Social Welfare (5%)

Recent Bills

Some of Barrasso’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jun 2007 to Jun 2016, Barrasso missed 16 of 2,719 roll call votes, which is 0.6%. This is better than the median of 1.6% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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