Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1989
Rep. Patrick Swindall [R-GA4, 1985-1988] leaves office as Representative for Georgia's 4th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Georgia’s 4th District, Republican
Swindall, a Republican, was the representative for Georgia's 4th congressional district from 1985 to 1988.
Our unique analysis of the bills Swindall sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 1988. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Swindall is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Swindall sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Swindall’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1985 to Oct 1988, Swindall missed 88 of 1,829 roll call votes, which is 4.8%. This is on par with the median of 5.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1988. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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