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Rep. Kenny Hulshof

Former Representative for Missouri’s 9th District

Hulshof was the representative for Missouri’s 9th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1997 to 2008.

Photo of Rep. Kenny Hulshof [R-MO9, 1997-2008]


Ideology–Leadership Chart

Hulshof is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 2008 positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Hulshof sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Hulshof sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Foreign Trade and International Finance (40%) Commerce (13%) Transportation and Public Works (11%) Taxation (10%) Environmental Protection (8%) Education (7%) Social Welfare (6%) Agriculture and Food (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Hulshof’s Vote Vote Description
Yea H.Res. 1031 (110th): Providing for the adoption of the resolution (H. Res. 895) establishing within the House of Representatives an ...
Mar 11, 2008. Passed 229/182.
Aye H.Res. 801 (110th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3688) to implement the United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement.
Nov 7, 2007. Passed 349/55.
Aye H.R. 2419 (110th): Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008
Jul 27, 2007. Passed 231/191.
The Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 (Pub.L. 110–234, H.R. 2419, 122 Stat. 923, enacted May 22, 2008, also known as the 2008 U.S. Farm Bill) was a $288 billion, five-year agricultural policy bill that was passed into law by the United States Congress ...
Yea H.R. 1830 (110th): To extend the authorities of the Andean Trade Preference Act until February 29, 2008.
Jun 27, 2007. Passed 365/59.
Nay H.R. 2264 (110th): No Oil Producing and Exporting Cartels Act of 2007
May 22, 2007. Passed 345/72.

Missed Votes

From Jan 1997 to Dec 2008, Hulshof missed 611 of 7,708 roll call votes, which is 7.9%. This is much worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2008. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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