Our unique analysis of the bills Hanley 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 1980. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Hanley is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Hanley sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (46%) Finance and Financial Sector (10%) Armed Forces and National Security (9%) Labor and Employment (8%) Energy (7%) Transportation and Public Works (7%) Economics and Public Finance (6%) Social Welfare (6%)
Some of Hanley’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 8044 (96th): A bill for the relief of Rutherford K. Clarke and his wife ...
- H.R. 7657 (96th): A bill to amend section 3109 of title 5, United States Code, ...
- H.R. 7393 (96th): A bill to create an independent Office of the Special Counsel.
- H.R. 7370 (96th): A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to make Inauguration ...
- H.R. 7237 (96th): A bill to ensure that the compensation and other emoluments attached to ...
- H.R. 7159 (96th): A bill to amend title 10 of the United States Code to ...
- H.R. 6768 (96th): A bill to reform the process for the selection and oversight of ...
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From Dec 1895 to Dec 1980, Hanley missed 597 of 7,292 roll call votes, which is 8.2%. This is on par with the median of 8.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1980. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1895-Feb 1896||17||3||17.6%||0th|
|Dec 1896-Mar 1897||62||38||61.3%||0th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills