Our unique analysis of the bills Hosmer 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 1974. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Hosmer is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Hosmer sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Agriculture and Food (24%) Armed Forces and National Security (24%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (14%) Labor and Employment (10%) Energy (10%) Environmental Protection (8%) Government Operations and Politics (6%) Science, Technology, Communications (6%)
Some of Hosmer’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 17680 (93rd): A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to provide that ...
- H.R. 17647 (93rd): A bill to designate certain National Park and Monument lands as wilderness ...
- H.R. 17648 (93rd): A bill to designate certain lands as wilderness.
- H.R. 17418 (93rd): United States Enrichment Corporation Act
- H.R. 17322 (93rd): United States Enrichment Corporation Act
- H.J.Res. 1161 (93rd): Joint resolution assuring compensation for damages caused by nuclear incidents involving the ...
- H.R. 16793 (93rd): A bill to amend section 2 of the act of June 30, ...
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From Jan 1953 to Dec 1974, Hosmer missed 439 of 4,177 roll call votes, which is 10.5%. This is on par with the median of 9.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1974. 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
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills