Sen. Jacob Hecht

Former Senator from Nevada

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1983-1988 Senator,

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Hecht was a lonley far-right Republican follower according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Hecht’s time serving in the Senate. Hecht’s bills had a total of 94 cosponsors in the 100th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Hecht to other members of the Senate in the 100th 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 Hecht’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Feb 1983 to Oct 1988, Hecht missed 99 of 2,198 roll call votes, which is 4.5%. This is better than the median of 5.3% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1988. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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Recent Legislative Activity