Sen. Roy Blunt [R]

Senator from Missouri

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2011-2016 Senator Missouri
1997-2010 Representative Missouri's 7th District

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Blunt 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). Blunt is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Roy Blunt sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Blunt sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Health (27%) Government Operations and Politics (25%) Taxation (11%) Transportation and Public Works (9%) Energy (9%) International Affairs (7%) Armed Forces and National Security (7%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2011 to Oct 2015, Blunt missed 61 of 1,416 roll call votes, which is 4.3%. This is much worse than the median of 1.6% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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