Rep. John Salazar

Former Representative from Colorado's 3rd District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2005-2010 Representative,
Colorado's 3rd District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Salazar was a centrist Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Salazar’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Salazar’s bills had a total of 207 cosponsors in the 111th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Salazar to other members of the House of Representatives in the 111th 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 Salazar’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 2005 to Dec 2010, Salazar missed 120 of 4,745 roll call votes, which is 2.5%. This is better than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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Recent Legislative Activity