Rep. Elwood Hillis

Former Representative from Indiana’s 5th District

Republican

Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1971-1986 Representative Indiana's 5th District

See Also: Bioguide

Sponsorship Analysis

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

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

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1971 to Oct 1986, Hillis missed 1,060 of 8,395 roll call votes, which is 12.6%. This is worse than the median of 5.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1986. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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