Sen. Thomas Eagleton (D)

Former Senator from Missouri

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1968-1986 Senator Missouri
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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 1986. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Eagleton is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1969 to Oct 1986, Eagleton missed 956 of 8,630 roll call votes, which is 11.1%. This is much worse than the median of 5.7% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1986. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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