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Representative from Illinois’s 14th District, Republican
Hultgren, a Republican, has been the representative for Illinois's 14th congressional district since Jan 5, 2011 (next election in 2016) (map).
Our unique analysis of the bills Hultgren has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Hultgren is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Randy Hultgren sits on the following committees:
Hultgren sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Health (17%) Energy (17%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (17%) Finance and Financial Sector (13%) Transportation and Public Works (13%) Government Operations and Politics (10%) International Affairs (7%) Taxation (7%)
Some of Hultgren’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2011 to Feb 2016, Hultgren missed 36 of 3,583 roll call votes, which is 1.0%. This is better than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 2 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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