Sen. Robert Bennett [R]

Former Senator from Utah

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1993-2010 Senator Utah

Sponsorship Analysis

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

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 2010. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Bennett is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Bennett sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Public Lands and Natural Resources (22%) Government Operations and Politics (13%) Economics and Public Finance (13%) Sports and Recreation (11%) Water Resources Development (11%) Commerce (11%) Transportation and Public Works (11%) Science, Technology, Communications (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Feb 1993 to Dec 2010, Bennett missed 206 of 6,233 roll call votes, which is 3.3%. This is worse than the median of 2.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 2010. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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