Sen. Phil Gramm

Former Senator from Texas

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1985-2002 Senator,
1979-1984 Representative,
Texas's 6th District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Gramm was a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Gramm’s time serving in the Senate. Gramm’s bills had a total of 96 cosponsors in the 107th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Gramm to other members of the Senate in the 107th 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 Gramm’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1985 to Nov 2002, Gramm missed 298 of 6,286 roll call votes, which is 4.7%. This is worse than the median of 1.8% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Nov 2002. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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