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 was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:
We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).
Grams sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Grams’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- S.Res. 372 (106th): A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate with respect to United ...
- S. 3138 (106th): Child Tax Credit Expansion Act of 2000
- S. 3123 (106th): Consumer Rights in Federal Class Actions Act of 2000
- S. 3099 (106th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify ...
- S. 3072 (106th): Support for Overseas Cooperative Development Act
- S. 3020 (106th): Radio Broadcasting Preservation Act of 2000
- S. 2884 (106th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow ...
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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