Rep. Joel Hefley

Former Representative from Colorado's 5th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1987-2006 Representative,
Colorado's 5th District

See Also: Hefley's Official Website | OpenSecrets | Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Hefley was a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Hefley’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Hefley’s bills had a total of 246 cosponsors in the 109th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Hefley to other members of the House of Representatives in the 109th 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 Hefley’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1987 to Dec 2006, Hefley missed 258 of 11,066 roll call votes, which is 2.3%. This is better 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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