Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1979
Sen. Paul Hatfield [D-MT, 1978-1978] leaves office as Senator from Montana.
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Former Senator from Montana, Democrat
Hatfield, a Democrat, was a senator from Montana from 1978 to 1978.
Our unique analysis of the bills Hatfield sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 1978. 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)
Some of Hatfield’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1978 to Oct 1978, Hatfield missed 105 of 519 roll call votes, which is 20.2%. This is much worse than the median of 12.1% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1978. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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