Vote — Nov 19, 2015 2:02 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 95/0
Sen. Tester [D-MT]: Yea
Senator from Montana
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Our unique analysis of the bills Tester 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). Tester is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Jon Tester sits on the following committees:
Tester sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Armed Forces and National Security (34%) Government Operations and Politics (19%) Native Americans (14%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (14%) Health (6%) Education (5%) Transportation and Public Works (5%) Water Resources Development (5%)
Some of Tester’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2007 to Nov 2015, Tester missed 23 of 2,805 roll call votes, which is 0.8%. 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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