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Rep. John Hiler

Former Representative from Indiana’s 3rd District, Republican

Hiler, a Republican, was the representative for Indiana's 3rd congressional district from 1981 to 1990.


Our unique analysis of the bills Hiler 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 1990. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Hiler is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Enacted Legislation

Hiler was the primary sponsor of 4 bills that were enacted:

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We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Hiler sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (100%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1981 to Oct 1990, Hiler missed 110 of 4,451 roll call votes, which is 2.5%. This is better than the median of 4.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1990. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: