Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1987
Sen. Mack Mattingly [R-GA, 1981-1986] leaves office as Senator from Georgia.
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Former Senator from Georgia, Republican
Mattingly, a Republican, was a senator from Georgia from 1981 to 1986.
Our unique analysis of the bills Mattingly sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 1986. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Mattingly is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Mattingly sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Economics and Public Finance (27%) Taxation (17%) Government Operations and Politics (13%) Agriculture and Food (10%) Social Welfare (10%) Finance and Financial Sector (10%) Families (6%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (6%)
Some of Mattingly’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1981 to Oct 1986, Mattingly missed 40 of 2,368 roll call votes, which is 1.7%. This is better than the median of 6.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1986. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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