Sen. Mary Landrieu

Former Senator from Louisiana, Democrat

Landrieu, a Democrat, was a senator from Louisiana from 1997 to 2014.



Our unique analysis of the bills Landrieu sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the Senate.

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 2014. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Landrieu is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2014 Statistics

Read our 2014 Report Card for Landrieu for more statistics.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Landrieu sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Commerce (38%) Education (13%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (12%) Families (11%) Taxation (9%) Health (8%) Energy (5%) Armed Forces and National Security (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1997 to Dec 2014, Landrieu missed 208 of 5,733 roll call votes, which is 3.6%. This is worse than the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 2014. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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