Sen. Quentin Burdick

Former Senator from North Dakota

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1960-1992 Senator,
North Dakota
1959-1960 Representative,
North Dakota's At-Large District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Burdick was a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Burdick’s time serving in the Senate. Burdick’s bills had a total of 85 cosponsors in the 102nd Congress.

Use this chart to compare Burdick to other members of the Senate in the 102nd 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 Burdick’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Aug 1960 to Aug 1992, Burdick missed 643 of 12,512 roll call votes, which is 5.1%. This is worse than the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Aug 1992. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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