Sen. John Glenn Jr. [D]

Former Senator from Ohio

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1974-1998 Senator Ohio

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Glenn sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 1998. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Glenn is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Glenn sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (21%) Economics and Public Finance (18%) Law (15%) Science, Technology, Communications (10%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%) Commerce (9%) Labor and Employment (9%) Environmental Protection (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1975 to Oct 1998, Glenn missed 729 of 10,131 roll call votes, which is 7.2%. This is much worse than the median of 1.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1998. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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