Rep. John Hostettler

Former Representative from Indiana's 8th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1995-2006 Representative,
Indiana's 8th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Hostettler was a far-right Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Hostettler’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Hostettler’s bills had a total of 241 cosponsors in the 109th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Hostettler 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 Hostettler’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1995 to Dec 2006, Hostettler missed 139 of 7,172 roll call votes, which is 1.9%. 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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