Vote — Feb 4, 2016 12:05 p.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 43/54
Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Nay
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Senator from Hawaii, Democrat
Schatz, a Democrat, has been the Senior senator from Hawaii since Dec 27, 2012 (next election in 2016).
Our unique analysis of the bills Schatz has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.
Each dot in the chart below is a member of the Senate. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Schatz is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Brian Schatz sits on the following committees:
Schatz sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Energy (19%) Armed Forces and National Security (15%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (15%) Native Americans (11%) Government Operations and Politics (11%) Health (11%) Education (11%) Immigration (7%)
Some of Schatz’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Dec 2012 to Feb 2016, Schatz missed 53 of 1,033 roll call votes, which is 5.1%. This is much worse than the median of 1.7% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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