Rep. Elwood Hillis

Former Representative from Indiana's 5th District

Elected Positions

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

See Also: Bioguide

Sponsorship Analysis

Hillis was a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Hillis’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Hillis’s bills had a total of 69 cosponsors in the 99th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Hillis to other members of the House of Representatives in the 99th 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 Hillis’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1971 to Oct 1986, Hillis missed 1,060 of 8,369 roll call votes, which is 12.7%. 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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