Sen. Thomas Coburn

Former Senator from Oklahoma


Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
2005-2014 Senator Oklahoma
1995-2000 Representative Oklahoma's 2nd District

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2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2005 to Dec 2014, Coburn missed 238 of 3,141 roll call votes, which is 7.6%. This is worse than the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 2014. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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