Rep. Kent Hance

Former Representative from Texas's 19th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1979-1984 Representative,
Texas's 19th District

See Also: Bioguide

Sponsorship Analysis

Hance was a centrist Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Hance’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Hance’s bills had a total of 303 cosponsors in the 98th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Hance to other members of the House of Representatives in the 98th 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 Hance’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1979 to Oct 1984, Hance missed 467 of 2,931 roll call votes, which is 15.9%. This is worse than the median of 6.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1984. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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