Vote — Feb 11, 2016 1:43 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 93/0
Sen. Wicker [R-MS]: Yea
Senator from Mississippi, Republican
Wicker, a Republican, has been a senator from Mississippi since Dec 31, 2007 (next election in 2018).
He was previously the representative for Mississippi's 1st congressional district (1995-2007).
Our unique analysis of the bills Wicker has 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). Wicker is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Roger Wicker sits on the following committees:
Wicker sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Health (18%) Law (18%) Social Welfare (15%) International Affairs (13%) Transportation and Public Works (10%) Crime and Law Enforcement (10%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (10%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (8%)
Some of Wicker’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2008 to Feb 2016, Wicker missed 55 of 2,416 roll call votes, which is 2.3%. This is on par with the median of 1.7% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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