Sen. Kent Conrad

Former Senator from North Dakota

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1992-2013 Senator,
North Dakota
1987-1992 Senator,
North Dakota

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Sponsorship Analysis

Conrad was a centrist Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Conrad’s time serving in the Senate. Conrad’s bills had a total of 137 cosponsors in the 112th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Conrad to other members of the Senate in the 112th 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 Conrad’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1987 to Jan 2013, Conrad missed 115 of 8,705 roll call votes, which is 1.3%. This is better than the median of 2.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Jan 2013. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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