Hoagland was the representative for Nebraska’s 2nd congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1989 to 1994.
Hoagland is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1994 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 Hoagland sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 3, 1989 to Nov 29, 1994. See full analysis methodology.
Hoagland sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Health (29%) Taxation (27%) Finance and Financial Sector (17%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (8%) Economics and Public Finance (6%) Native Americans (6%) Crime and Law Enforcement (4%) Education (4%)
Some of Hoagland’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 4056 (103rd): S Corporation Reform Act of 1993
- H.R. 4028 (103rd): Health Care Fraud and Abuse Advisory Opinion Act of 1994
- H.R. 3407 (103rd): Home Office Deduction Act
- H.R. 3406 (103rd): To amend title 18, United States Code, to clarify the scope of ...
- H.R. 3039 (103rd): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise ...
- H.R. 2944 (103rd): To provide grants to the States for drug testing projects when individuals ...
- H.R. 2065 (103rd): FASIT Provisions of 1993
From Jan 1989 to Nov 1994, Hoagland missed 32 of 2,958 roll call votes, which is 1.1%. This is better than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- GovInfo.gov, for sponsored bills