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Sen. William Saxbe

Former Senator from Ohio, Republican

Saxbe, a Republican, was a senator from Ohio from 1969 to 1973.

Photo of Sen. William Saxbe [R-OH, 1969-1973]


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

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 1974. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Saxbe is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Saxbe sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Private Legislation (50%) Transportation and Public Works (50%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1969 to Dec 1973, Saxbe missed 710 of 2,215 roll call votes, which is 32.1%. This is much worse than the median of 13.4% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 1973. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: