Sen. Michael Crapo

Senator from Idaho, Republican

Crapo, a Republican, has been a senator from Idaho since Jan 6, 1999 (next election in 2016).

He was previously the representative for Idaho's 2nd congressional district (1993-1998).


2015 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Crapo 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). Crapo is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Michael Crapo sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Crapo sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (22%) Health (20%) Native Americans (15%) Transportation and Public Works (10%) Animals (10%) Finance and Financial Sector (10%) Crime and Law Enforcement (7%) Energy (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1999 to May 2016, Crapo missed 127 of 5,548 roll call votes, which is 2.3%. This is worse than the median of 1.6% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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