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Sen. Wallace Bennett

Former Senator for Utah

Bennett was a senator from Utah and was a Republican. He served from 1951 to 1974.

Photo of Sen. Wallace Bennett [R-UT, 1951-1974]

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Bennett sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Private Legislation (31%) Taxation (25%) Armed Forces and National Security (14%) Social Welfare (11%) Education (8%) Transportation and Public Works (6%) Finance and Financial Sector (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1951 to Dec 1974, Bennett missed 1,111 of 6,344 roll call votes, which is 17.5%. This is worse than the median of 13.4% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 1974. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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