Sen. Paul Hatfield

Former Senator from Montana

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1978-1978 Senator,

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Hatfield was a moderate Democratic follower according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Hatfield’s time serving in the Senate. Hatfield’s bills had a total of 42 cosponsors in the 95th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Hatfield to other members of the Senate in the 95th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1978 to Oct 1978, Hatfield missed 100 of 511 roll call votes, which is 19.6%. This is worse than the median of 10.6% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1978. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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