Sen. Lindsey Graham (R)

Senator from South Carolina

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2003-2020 Senator South Carolina
1995-2002 Representative South Carolina's 3rd District

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2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Graham 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). Graham is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Lindsey Graham sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2003 to May 2015, Graham missed 184 of 4,011 roll call votes, which is 4.6%. This is worse than the median of 1.5% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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