Sen. Mark Hatfield

Former Senator from Oregon

Republican

Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1967-1996 Senator Oregon

See Also: Bioguide

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1967 to Oct 1996, Hatfield missed 1,418 of 12,856 roll call votes, which is 11.0%. This is worse than the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1996. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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