Rep. Martin Sabo

Former Representative from Minnesota's 5th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1979-2006 Representative,
Minnesota's 5th District

See Also: Sabo's Official Website | OpenSecrets | Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Sabo was a moderate Democratic follower according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Sabo’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Sabo’s bills had a total of 35 cosponsors in the 109th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Sabo to other members of the House of Representatives in the 109th 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 Sabo’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1979 to Dec 2006, Sabo missed 349 of 14,941 roll call votes, which is 2.3%. This is better than the median of 2.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2006. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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