Rep. John Hammerschmidt [R]

Former Representative from Arkansas’s 3rd District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1967-1992 Representative Arkansas's 3rd District

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Hammerschmidt 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 1992. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Hammerschmidt is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Hammerschmidt sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (21%) Social Welfare (21%) Armed Forces and National Security (19%) Transportation and Public Works (10%) Health (10%) Environmental Protection (8%) Government Operations and Politics (8%) Labor and Employment (4%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1967 to Oct 1992, Hammerschmidt missed 569 of 12,120 roll call votes, which is 4.7%. This is on par with the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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