Hilliard, a Democrat, was the representative for Alabama’s 7th congressional district from 1993 to 2002.
Hilliard is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 2002 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 Hilliard sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.
Hilliard sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (23%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (23%) Crime and Law Enforcement (13%) Commerce (13%) Taxation (7%) Transportation and Public Works (7%) Social Welfare (7%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (7%)
Some of Hilliard’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 3850 (107th): To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at ...
- H.R. 3849 (107th): To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at ...
- H.R. 3646 (107th): To amend the Small Business Act to increase the maximum amount for ...
- H.R. 3247 (107th): American Renewed Diplomacy Act of 2001
- H.R. 2686 (107th): National Voter Anti-Intimidation Election Act of 2001
- H.R. 2687 (107th): Voter Registration Protection Act of 2001
- H.R. 1559 (107th): National Voter Anti-Intimidation and Anti-Fraud Election Act of 2001
From Jan 1993 to Nov 2002, Hilliard missed 349 of 5,859 roll call votes, which is 6.0%. This is much worse than the median of 2.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 2002. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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