Sen. Hiram Fong (R)

Former Senator from Hawaii

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1959-1976 Senator Hawaii
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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Fong 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). Fong is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Aug 1959 to Oct 1976, Fong missed 882 of 6,369 roll call votes, which is 13.8%. This is on par with 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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