Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1975
Sen. Marlow Cook [R-KY, 1968-1974] leaves office as Senator from Kentucky.
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Former Senator from Kentucky, Republican
Cook, a Republican, was a senator from Kentucky from 1968 to 1974.
Our unique analysis of the bills Cook sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 1974. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Cook is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Cook sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Private Legislation (17%) Government Operations and Politics (17%) Law (17%) Economics and Public Finance (11%) Energy (11%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (9%) Sports and Recreation (9%) Environmental Protection (9%)
Some of Cook’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1969 to Dec 1974, Cook missed 483 of 2,759 roll call votes, which is 17.5%. This is worse than the median of 13.4% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 1974. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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