Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2015
Sen. Mike Johanns [R-NE, 2009-2014] leaves office as Senator from Nebraska.
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Former Senator from Nebraska, Republican
Johanns, a Republican, was a senator from Nebraska from 2009 to 2014.
Our unique analysis of the bills Johanns sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his 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). Johanns is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Johanns sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (20%) Environmental Protection (18%) Taxation (16%) Health (11%) Finance and Financial Sector (11%) Armed Forces and National Security (9%) Agriculture and Food (7%) Immigration (7%)
Some of Johanns’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2009 to Dec 2014, Johanns missed 70 of 1,839 roll call votes, which is 3.8%. 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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