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Rep. George Hochbrueckner

Former Representative for New York’s 1st District

Hochbrueckner, a Democrat, was the representative for New York’s 1st congressional district from 1987 to 1994.

Analysis

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Hochbrueckner is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1994 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 Hochbrueckner sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Enacted Legislation

Hochbrueckner was the primary sponsor of 5 bills that were enacted:

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We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Hochbrueckner sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Environmental Protection (31%) Armed Forces and National Security (23%) Transportation and Public Works (12%) Government Operations and Politics (11%) Health (8%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (8%) Private Legislation (5%) Agriculture and Food (3%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1987 to Nov 1994, Hochbrueckner missed 86 of 3,897 roll call votes, which is 2.2%. This is better than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: