Rep. Peter “Pete” Hoekstra

Former Representative from Michigan's 2nd District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1993-2010 Representative,
Michigan's 2nd District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Hoekstra was a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Hoekstra’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Hoekstra’s bills had a total of 270 cosponsors in the 111th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Hoekstra to other members of the House of Representatives in the 111th 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 Hoekstra’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1993 to Dec 2010, Hoekstra missed 691 of 11,825 roll call votes, which is 5.8%. This is worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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Recent Legislative Activity