Rep. Henry Hyde (R)

Former Representative from Illinois’s 6th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1975-2006 Representative Illinois's 6th District
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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Hyde 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 2006. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Hyde is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1975 to Dec 2006, Hyde missed 1,095 of 17,766 roll call votes, which is 6.2%. This is much worse than the median of 2.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2006. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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