Vote — Feb 11, 2016 1:43 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 93/0
Sen. Bennet [D-CO]: Yea
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Senator from Colorado, Democrat
Bennet, a Democrat, has been a senator from Colorado since Jan 22, 2009 (next election in 2016).
Our unique analysis of the bills Bennet has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his 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). Bennet is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Michael Bennet sits on the following committees:
Bennet sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Education (22%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (20%) Government Operations and Politics (12%) Health (12%) Taxation (12%) Social Welfare (9%) Armed Forces and National Security (8%) Water Resources Development (5%)
Some of Bennet’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2009 to Feb 2016, Bennet missed 14 of 2,191 roll call votes, which is 0.6%. This is better than the median of 1.7% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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