Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1993
Rep. Larry Hopkins [R-KY6, 1979-1992] leaves office as Representative for Kentucky's 6th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Kentucky’s 6th District, Republican
Hopkins, a Republican, was the representative for Kentucky's 6th congressional district from 1979 to 1992.
Our unique analysis of the bills Hopkins 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 1992. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Hopkins is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Hopkins sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Water Resources Development (24%) Crime and Law Enforcement (14%) Armed Forces and National Security (14%) Sports and Recreation (10%) Government Operations and Politics (10%) International Affairs (10%) Housing and Community Development (10%) Taxation (10%)
Some of Hopkins’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1979 to Oct 1992, Hopkins missed 400 of 6,659 roll call votes, which is 6.0%. This is on par with the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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