Sen. Kelly Ayotte

Senator from New Hampshire, Republican

Ayotte, a Republican, has been the junior senator from New Hampshire since Jan 5, 2011 (next election in 2016).

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Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Ayotte has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Ayotte is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Ayotte for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Kelly Ayotte sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Ayotte sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (23%) Armed Forces and National Security (17%) Health (17%) International Affairs (11%) Economics and Public Finance (11%) Transportation and Public Works (9%) Labor and Employment (8%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2011 to Sep 2016, Ayotte missed 21 of 1,629 roll call votes, which is 1.3%. This is on par with the median of 1.7% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: