Sen. Lloyd Bentsen Jr.

Former Senator from Texas

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1971-1993 Senator,
Texas
1953-1954 Representative,
Texas's 15th District
1947-1952 Representative,
Texas's 15th District

See Also: Bioguide

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Sponsorship Analysis

Bentsen was a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Bentsen’s time serving in the Senate. Bentsen’s bills had a total of 0 cosponsors in the 103rd Congress.

Use this chart to compare Bentsen to other members of the Senate in the 103rd Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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Primary Sources

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