Sen. Saxby Chambliss

Former Senator from Georgia, Republican

Chambliss, a Republican, was a senator from Georgia from 2003 to 2014.

He was previously the representative for Georgia's 8th congressional district (1995-2002).


2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Chambliss sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 2014. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Chambliss is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Chambliss sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Water Resources Development (14%) Health (14%) Taxation (14%) Armed Forces and National Security (14%) Finance and Financial Sector (14%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (14%) Immigration (14%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2003 to Dec 2014, Chambliss missed 174 of 3,816 roll call votes, which is 4.6%. This is much worse than the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 2014. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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