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Sen. Muriel Humphrey

Former Senator from Minnesota, Democrat

Humphrey, a Democrat, was a senator from Minnesota from 1978 to 1978.

Photo of Sen. Muriel Humphrey [D-MN, 1978-1978]


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

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 1978. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Humphrey is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Humphrey sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

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Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Feb 1978 to Oct 1978, Humphrey missed 122 of 494 roll call votes, which is 24.7%. This is much worse than the median of 12.1% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1978. 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: