Rep. Felix Hébert

Former Representative from Louisiana’s 1st District, Democrat

Hébert, a Democrat, was the representative for Louisiana's 1st congressional district from 1941 to 1976.


Our unique analysis of the bills Hébert 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 1976. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Hébert is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Hébert sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (64%) Government Operations and Politics (12%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1941 to Oct 1976, Hébert missed 2,700 of 6,612 roll call votes, which is 40.8%. This is much worse than the median of 8.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1976. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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