Sen. John Durkin

Former Senator from New Hampshire

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1975-1980 Senator,
New Hampshire

See Also: Bioguide

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Sponsorship Analysis

Durkin was a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Durkin’s time serving in the Senate. Durkin’s bills had a total of 111 cosponsors in the 96th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Durkin to other members of the Senate in the 96th Congress on leadership and ideology.

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Bills Sponsored

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Voting Record

From Feb 1975 to Dec 1980, Durkin missed 361 of 3,101 roll call votes, which is 11.6%. This is worse than the median of 8.8% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 1980. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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