Sen. Scott Brown

Former Senator from Massachusetts, Republican

Brown, a Republican, was a senator from Massachusetts from 2010 to 2012.



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

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 2013. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Brown is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Brown sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (26%) Armed Forces and National Security (15%) Taxation (15%) Finance and Financial Sector (9%) Health (9%) Immigration (9%) Labor and Employment (9%) Education (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Feb 2010 to Jan 2013, Brown missed 4 of 765 roll call votes, which is 0.5%. This is better than the median of 2.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Jan 2013. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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