Sen. Lisa Murkowski [R]

Senator from Alaska

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2003-2016 Senator Alaska

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Lisa Murkowski sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Murkowski sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Energy (34%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (27%) Health (11%) Native Americans (10%) Armed Forces and National Security (7%) Transportation and Public Works (4%) Education (4%) Environmental Protection (3%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2003 to Nov 2015, Murkowski missed 200 of 4,125 roll call votes, which is 4.8%. This is much worse 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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Primary Sources

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