Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1989
Sen. Jacob Hecht [R-NV, 1983-1988] leaves office as Senator from Nevada.
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Former Senator from Nevada, Republican
Hecht, a Republican, was a senator from Nevada from 1983 to 1988.
Our unique analysis of the bills Hecht sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 1988. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Hecht is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Hecht sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Public Lands and Natural Resources (28%) Environmental Protection (21%) Energy (14%) Taxation (10%) Social Welfare (10%) Transportation and Public Works (7%) Armed Forces and National Security (5%) Labor and Employment (5%)
Some of Hecht’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Feb 1983 to Oct 1988, Hecht missed 99 of 2,201 roll call votes, which is 4.5%. This is on par with the median of 5.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1988. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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