Sen. Gale McGee [D]

Former Senator from Wyoming

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1959-1976 Senator Wyoming

Sponsorship Analysis

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

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 1976. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). McGee is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

McGee sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (30%) Private Legislation (28%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (15%) International Affairs (11%) Health (4%) Armed Forces and National Security (4%) Labor and Employment (4%) Energy (4%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1959 to Oct 1976, McGee missed 1,608 of 6,547 roll call votes, which is 24.6%. This is much worse than the median of 13.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1976. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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