Rep. Melton “Mel” Hancock

Former Representative from Missouri's 7th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1989-1996 Representative Missouri's 7th District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Hancock was a far-right Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Hancock’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Hancock’s bills had a total of 0 cosponsors in the 104th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Hancock to other members of the House of Representatives in the 104th Congress on leadership and ideology.

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Bills Sponsored

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Voting Record

From Jan 1989 to Sep 1996, Hancock missed 59 of 4,298 roll call votes, which is 1.4%. This is better than the median of 2.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 1996. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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