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Rep. Jon Hinson

Former Representative from Mississippi’s 4th District, Republican

Hinson, a Republican, was the representative for Mississippi's 4th congressional district from 1979 to 1982.


Our unique analysis of the bills Hinson 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 1982. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Hinson is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Hinson sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (33%) Economics and Public Finance (12%) Government Operations and Politics (12%) Labor and Employment (10%) Social Welfare (10%) Commerce (9%) Education (7%) Finance and Financial Sector (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1979 to Apr 1981, Hinson missed 175 of 1,294 roll call votes, which is 13.5%. This is much worse than the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Apr 1981. 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: