Sen. Wyche Fowler Jr.
Former Senator from Georgia
|Representative||Georgia's 5th District|
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Fowler was a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Fowler’s time serving in the Senate.
Use this chart to compare Fowler to other members of the Senate in the 102nd Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Bill Sponsorship & Cosponsorship
Some of Fowler’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- S. 3362 (102nd): A bill to provide that the Georgia Baptist Hospital College of Nursing ...
- S. 3115 (102nd): National Forest Timber Sales Cost Recovery Act of 1992
- S. 2988 (102nd): Tuberculosis Prevention and Control Amendments of 1992
- S. 2921 (102nd): Forest Service Decisionmaking and Appeals Reform Act
- S. 2824 (102nd): Augusta Canal National Heritage Area Study Act of 1992
- S. 1949 (102nd): Chattahoochee National Forest Protection Act of 1991
- S.J.Res. 225 (102nd): A joint resolution to designate February 3, 1992, through February 9, 1992, ...
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From Jan 1987 to Oct 1992, Fowler missed 55 of 1,986 roll call votes, which is 2.8%. This is better than the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1992. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills