Vote — Oct 8, 2015 12:44 p.m.
Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Rejected 49/47
Senator from Rhode Island
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Our unique analysis of the bills Whitehouse 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). Whitehouse is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Sheldon Whitehouse sits on the following committees:
Whitehouse sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Environmental Protection (20%) Crime and Law Enforcement (18%) Taxation (17%) Government Operations and Politics (12%) Education (11%) Health (9%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (7%) Finance and Financial Sector (6%)
Some of Whitehouse’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2007 to Oct 2015, Whitehouse missed 27 of 2,774 roll call votes, which is 1.0%. This is better 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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