Sen. Paul Fannin

Former Senator from Arizona, Republican

Fannin, a Republican, was a senator from Arizona from 1965 to 1976.



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

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Fannin sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Labor and Employment (18%) Taxation (17%) Government Operations and Politics (14%) Private Legislation (14%) Native Americans (11%) Social Welfare (9%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (9%) Energy (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1965 to Oct 1976, Fannin missed 542 of 5,163 roll call votes, which is 10.5%. This is better than 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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