Our unique analysis of the bills McHugh 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 2010. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). McHugh is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
McHugh was the primary sponsor of 3 bills that were enacted:
- H.R. 2090 (111th): To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 431 State Street in Ogdensburg, New York, as the “Frederic Remington Post Office Building”.
- H.R. 4437 (106th): Semipostal Authorization Act
- H.R. 848 (105th): To extend the deadline under the Federal Power Act applicable to the construction of the AuSable Hydroelectric Project in New York, and for other purposes.
We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.
McHugh sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of McHugh’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 2494 (111th): New York/New Jersey High-Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Expansion Act of 2009
- H.R. 2090 (111th): To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at ...
- H.R. 1841 (111th): Acid Rain and Mercury Control Act
- H.Res. 300 (111th): Congratulating Camp Dudley YMCA of Westport, New York, on the occasion of ...
- H.R. 1660 (111th): Dairy and Sheep H-2A Visa Enhancement Act
- H.R. 1509 (111th): Home Office Deduction Simplification Act
- H.R. 1400 (111th): To amend title 39, United States Code, to make cigarettes and certain ...
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From Jan 1993 to Sep 2009, McHugh missed 299 of 10,889 roll call votes, which is 2.7%. This is on par with the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 2009. ProPublica has tracked 14 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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