Vote — Feb 4, 2016 12:05 p.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 43/54
Sen. Isakson [R-GA]: Yea
Senator from Georgia, Republican
Isakson, a Republican, has been a senator from Georgia since Jan 4, 2005 (next election in 2016).
He was previously the representative for Georgia's 6th congressional district (1999-2004).
Our unique analysis of the bills Isakson 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). Isakson is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
John “Johnny” Isakson sits on the following committees:
Isakson sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Health (33%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (16%) Labor and Employment (14%) International Affairs (12%) Transportation and Public Works (8%) Education (6%) Taxation (6%) Armed Forces and National Security (6%)
Some of Isakson’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2005 to Feb 2016, Isakson missed 137 of 3,497 roll call votes, which is 3.9%. 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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