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)
Glenn was the primary sponsor of 29 bills that were enacted. The most recent include:
- S.J.Res. 58 (105th): A joint resolution recogizing the accomplishments of Inspector General since their creation in 1978 in preventing and detecting waste, fraud, abuse, and mismanagement, and in promoting economy, ...
- S. 1800 (105th): A bill to designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 85 Marconi Boulevard in Columbus, Ohio, as the “Joseph P. Kinneary United States Courthouse”.
- S. 659 (105th): Great Lakes Fish and Wildlife Restoration Act of 1998
- S. 1347 (105th): A bill to permit the city of Cleveland, Ohio, to convey certain lands that the United States conveyed to the city.
- S. 1579 (104th): Single Audit Act Amendments of 1996
- S. 1103 (104th): A bill to extend for 4 years the period of applicability of enrollment mix requirement to certain health maintenance organizations providing services under Dayton Area Health Plan.
- S. 468 (104th): A bill to extend the deadline under the Federal Power Act applicable to the construction of a hydroelectric project in Ohio, and for other purposes.
We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).
Glenn sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (21%) Economics and Public Finance (18%) Law (15%) Science, Technology, Communications (10%) Labor and Employment (9%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%) Commerce (9%) Health (8%)
Some of Glenn’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- S.J.Res. 58 (105th): A joint resolution recogizing the accomplishments of Inspector General since their creation ...
- S. 2499 (105th): Power Marketing Administration Reform Act of 1998
- S. 2258 (105th): Sanctions Implementation Procedures Act of 1998
- S. 1800 (105th): A bill to designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located ...
- S. 1642 (105th): Federal Financial Assistance Management Improvement Act of 1998
- S. 1347 (105th): A bill to permit the city of Cleveland, Ohio, to convey certain ...
- S.Con.Res. 45 (105th): A concurrent resolution commending Dr. Hans Blix for his distinguished service as ...
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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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congress-Legislators, a community project collecting election information
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills