Sen. Robert Kasten Jr.

Former Senator from Wisconsin

Republican

Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1981-1992 Senator Wisconsin
1975-1978 Representative Wisconsin's 9th District

See Also: Bioguide

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

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

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1981 to Oct 1992, Kasten missed 88 of 4,353 roll call votes, which is 2.0%. This is better than the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1992. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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