Sen. Zell Miller

Former Senator from Georgia, Democrat

Miller, a Democrat, was a senator from Georgia from 2000 to 2004.

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Analysis

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

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 2004. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Miller is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Miller sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (26%) Armed Forces and National Security (18%) Law (14%) Economics and Public Finance (9%) Education (9%) Commerce (8%) Families (8%) Labor and Employment (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jul 2000 to Dec 2004, Miller missed 162 of 1,378 roll call votes, which is 11.8%. This is much worse than the median of 2.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 2004. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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