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Sen. Milton Young

Former Senator for North Dakota

Young was a senator from North Dakota and was a Republican. He served from 1945 to 1980.

Photo of Sen. Milton Young [R-ND, 1945-1980]

Enacted Legislation

Young was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:

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We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if at least about half of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Young sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Private Legislation (50%) Water Resources Development (15%) Agriculture and Food (12%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (8%) Armed Forces and National Security (8%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Feb 1945 to Dec 1980, Young missed 1,004 of 10,798 roll call votes, which is 9.3%. This is on par with the median of 9.2% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 1980. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: