Our unique analysis of the bills Hathaway 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). Hathaway is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Hathaway sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Hathaway’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- S.Res. 573 (95th): A Resolution expressing to the President the sense of concern felt by ...
- S. 3508 (95th): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ...
- S. 3506 (95th): A Bill to amend the Social Security Act with respect to health ...
- S. 3507 (95th): A Bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ...
- S. 3483 (95th): Fishery Conservation Amendments
- S. 3425 (95th): Community Mental Health Assistance Act
- S. 3420 (95th): Revenue Act
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From Jan 1973 to Oct 1978, Hathaway missed 335 of 3,605 roll call votes, which is 9.3%. This is on par with 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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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills