Vote — Feb 11, 2016 1:43 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 93/0
Sen. Brown [D-OH]: Yea
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Senator from Ohio, Democrat
Brown, a Democrat, has been a senator from Ohio since Jan 4, 2007 (next election in 2018).
He was previously the representative for Ohio's 13th congressional district (1993-2006).
Our unique analysis of the bills Brown 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). Brown is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Sherrod Brown sits on the following committees:
Brown sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Foreign Trade and International Finance (35%) Health (16%) Armed Forces and National Security (15%) Taxation (10%) Education (7%) Government Operations and Politics (6%) Transportation and Public Works (6%) Finance and Financial Sector (5%)
Some of Brown’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2007 to Feb 2016, Brown missed 40 of 2,858 roll call votes, which is 1.4%. 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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