Hubbard was the representative for Kentucky’s 1st congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1975 to 1992.
Hubbard is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1992 positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).
The chart is based on the bills Hubbard sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.
Hubbard sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Hubbard’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 4369 (102nd): To require the imposition of the death penalty or life imprisonment without ...
- H.R. 2554 (102nd): Bankruptcy Trustee Compensation Improvement Amendments of 1991
- H.R. 2481 (102nd): To establish the National Workplace Safety Commission, and for other purposes.
- H.R. 1731 (102nd): Savings and Investment Incentive Act of 1991
- H.R. 5697 (101st): To establish the National Workplace Safety Commission.
- H.R. 5008 (101st): State and Local Government Employees Section 457 Plan Deposit Insurance Act
- H.R. 4409 (101st): To require the Army Corps of Engineers to perform necessary channel modifications ...
From Jan 1975 to Oct 1992, Hubbard missed 626 of 9,472 roll call votes, which is 6.6%. This is worse than the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. 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:
- @unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- 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
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills