Rep. Dennis “Denny” Hastert

Former Representative from Illinois's 14th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1987-2007 Representative,
Illinois's 14th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Hastert was a centrist Republican follower according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Hastert’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Hastert’s bills had a total of 0 cosponsors in the 110th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Hastert to other members of the House of Representatives in the 110th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1987 to Nov 2007, Hastert missed 447 of 8,179 roll call votes, which is 5.5%. This is worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 2007. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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