Rep. Andrew Hinshaw

Former Representative from California’s 40th District, Republican

Hinshaw, a Republican, was the representative for California's 40th congressional district from 1975 to 1976.

He was previously the representative for California's 39th congressional district (1973-1974).


Our unique analysis of the bills Hinshaw sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 1976. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Hinshaw is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Hinshaw sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (50%) Armed Forces and National Security (28%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (11%) Private Legislation (6%) Labor and Employment (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1973 to Oct 1976, Hinshaw missed 1,012 of 2,351 roll call votes, which is 43.0%. This is much worse than the median of 8.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1976. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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