Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2009
Sen. Wayne Allard [R-CO, 1997-2008] leaves office as Senator from Colorado.
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Former Senator from Colorado, Republican
Allard, a Republican, was a senator from Colorado from 1997 to 2008.
He was previously the representative for Colorado's 4th congressional district (1991-1996).
Our unique analysis of the bills Allard sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 2008. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Allard is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Allard sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Public Lands and Natural Resources (19%) Government Operations and Politics (19%) Armed Forces and National Security (13%) Economics and Public Finance (13%) Environmental Protection (12%) Law (10%) Water Resources Development (8%) Social Welfare (7%)
Some of Allard’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1997 to Dec 2008, Allard missed 42 of 3,894 roll call votes, which is 1.1%. This is better than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 2008. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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