Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1983
Rep. Jon Hinson [R-MS4, 1979-1982] leaves office as Representative for Mississippi's 4th congressional district.
Former Representative from Mississippi’s 4th District
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|Representative||Mississippi's 4th District|
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)
Hinson sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Taxation (33%) Government Operations and Politics (12%) Economics and Public Finance (12%) Social Welfare (10%) Labor and Employment (10%) Commerce (9%) Education (7%) Finance and Financial Sector (6%)
Some of Hinson’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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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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