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Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE)

1st term Republican from Nebraska.

Bio

Residence: Fremont

Marital Status: Married (Melissa)

Prev. Occupation: University President, Professor, Government Aide

Prev. Political Exp.: US Senate, 2015-present

Education: AB Harvard University, 1994; MA St. John?s College (MD), 1998; PhD Yale University, 2004

Birthdate: 02/22/1972

Religion: Confessional Evangelical

Percentage in Last Election: 64%

Major Opponent: Dave Domina (D)


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Ben Sasse.

Website: sasse.senate.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

107 Russell Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-4224
Fax: (202) 228-9642

Lincoln Office: (more district offices)

1128 Lincoln Mall, Suite 305
Lincoln, Nebraska 68508
Phone: (402) 476-1400
Fax: (402) 476-0605



Committee


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Ray Sass
  • Scheduler: Sarah Peer
  • Legis. Dir.: Patrick Lehman
  • Comm. Dir.: James Wegmann
  • Child/Family Issues LA: William Payne
  • Health LA: Shannon Hossinger
  • Judiciary LA: William Payne
  • Budget LA: Shannon Hossinger
  • Civil Rights LA: William Payne
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Shannon Hossinger
  • Science/Technology LA: Jocelyn Broman
  • Women's Issues LA: Shannon Hossinger

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Ben Sasse voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
R Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act 02/25/2019 Yea Voted For
R The No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act 01/17/2019 Yea Voted For
C Confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh as Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 10/06/2018 Yea Voted For
R Denial of federal funds to abortion providers (Paul Amendment) 08/23/2018 Yea Voted For
R Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week ban) 01/29/2018 Yea Voted For
A Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood 07/25/2017 Yea Voted For
C Confirmation of Neil Gorsuch as Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 04/07/2017 Yea Voted For
U Whether to allow filibusters on Supreme Court nominations 04/06/2017 Nay Voted For
P Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule 03/30/2017 Yea Voted For
P Passage of pro-life budget reconciliation bill (defunding Planned Parenthood, repealing Obamacare provisions) 12/03/2015 Yea Voted For
(More Key Votes)
 

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Ben Sasse's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Ben Sasse a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
S.2420 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No Send Message to Sen. Ben Sasse
S.2311 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Ben Sasse
S.220 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Ben Sasse
S.260 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support No Send Message to Sen. Ben Sasse
S.1530 - Medicare Choices Empowerment and Protection Act Support No Send Message to Sen. Ben Sasse
S.J.RES.13 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Ben Sasse
S.510 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Ben Sasse
S.J.RES.6 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Ben Sasse
S.J.RES.5 - ERA "back-from-the-dead" resolution Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Ben Sasse
S.241 - Defund Planned Parenthood Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Ben Sasse
S.J.RES.4 - Nullification of District of Columbia assisted suicide law Support No Send Message to Sen. Ben Sasse
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.