Sen. Robert Kerrey (D)

Former Senator from Nebraska

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1989-2000 Senator Nebraska
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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 2000. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Kerrey is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1989 to Dec 2000, Kerrey missed 153 of 4,115 roll call votes, which is 3.7%. This is much worse than the median of 1.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 2000. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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