Sen. Norm Coleman

Former Senator from Minnesota

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2003-2009 Senator,

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Sponsorship Analysis

Coleman was a centrist Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Coleman’s time serving in the Senate. Coleman’s bills had a total of 239 cosponsors in the 110th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Coleman to other members of the Senate in the 110th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2003 to Dec 2008, Coleman missed 53 of 1,977 roll call votes, which is 2.7%. This is worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 2008. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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Recent Legislative Activity