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Sen. Raphael Warnock

Senator for Georgia

pronounced RAH-fay-el // WAHR-nok

Warnock is the junior senator from Georgia and is a Democrat. He has served since Jan 20, 2021. Warnock is next up for reelection in 2022 and serves until Jan 3, 2023.

Photo of Sen. Raphael Warnock [D-GA]


Ideology–Leadership Chart

Warnock is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the Senate positioned according to our ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Warnock has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 3, 2017 to Nov 19, 2021. See full analysis methodology.

Committee Membership

Raphael Warnock sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Warnock sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Transportation and Public Works (31%) Armed Forces and National Security (25%) Health (19%) Government Operations and Politics (12%) Crime and Law Enforcement (12%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Warnock voted Yea

Warnock voted Yea

Resolution Agreed to 89/11 on Feb 9, 2021.

This was a Senate Resolution on procedures for the trial of the former President. It needed only a simple majority to pass, but received 87 …

Warnock voted Yea

Bill Passed 69/27 on Jan 21, 2021.

This was a vote to waive the seven-year waiting period for former military to serve in the civilian position of Defense Secretary. Nominee Lloyd Austin …

Missed Votes

From Jan 2021 to Nov 2021, Warnock missed 10 of 470 roll call votes, which is 2.1%. This is on par with the median of 1.7% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: