Senate Centrist Coalition

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The Senate Centrist Coalition was a bipartisan caucus of moderate United States Senators. Founded by John Breaux (D-LA) and Lincoln Chafee (R-RI) in 1994, the group had 33 members by 2002.[1] It sought bipartisan agreements on issues such as a balanced budget, welfare reform, and healthcare reform.[2]

Coalition Members (109th Congress)[edit]

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  1. ^ Abrams, Jim (November 10, 2002). "Moderates Seek Power in New Congress". Stamford Advocate. Retrieved 3 November 2016.
  2. ^ Warshaw, Shirley Anne (2014). The Clinton Years. Infobase Publishing. p. 45. ISBN 9780816074594.