Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2001
Sen. Rod Grams [R-MN, 1995-2000] leaves office as Senator from Minnesota.
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Former Senator from Minnesota, Republican
Grams, a Republican, was a senator from Minnesota from 1995 to 2000.
He was previously the representative for Minnesota's 6th congressional district (1993-1994).
Our unique analysis of the bills Grams 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). Grams is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Grams sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Grams’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1995 to Dec 2000, Grams missed 49 of 2,203 roll call votes, which is 2.2%. This is on par with 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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