Sen. Tom Udall [D]

Senator from New Mexico

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2009-2020 Senator New Mexico
1999-2008 Representative New Mexico's 3rd District

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Tom Udall sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Udall sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Public Lands and Natural Resources (19%) Education (15%) Health (15%) Environmental Protection (11%) Native Americans (11%) Armed Forces and National Security (10%) Energy (9%) Commerce (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2009 to Nov 2015, Udall missed 24 of 2,148 roll call votes, which is 1.1%. This is on par with the median of 1.6% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 18 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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