Rep. Richard Hanna

Representative from New York’s 22nd District, Republican

Hanna, a Republican, has been the representative for New York's 22nd congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).

He was previously the representative for New York's 24th congressional district (2011-2012).

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Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Hanna 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). Hanna is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Hanna for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Richard Hanna sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Hanna sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (25%) Commerce (16%) Finance and Financial Sector (13%) International Affairs (13%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (9%) Social Sciences and History (9%) Transportation and Public Works (9%) Health (6%)

Recent Bills

Some of Hanna’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Hanna’s Vote Vote Description
Nay H.Con.Res. 112: Expressing the sense of Congress opposing the President’s proposed $10 tax on every barrel of oil.
Jun 10, 2016. Passed.
Nay H.R. 4889: Kelsey Smith Act
May 23, 2016. Failed.
Aye H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
Aye H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
Aye H.R. 2596: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
Jun 16, 2015. Passed.
No H.R. 1806: America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2015
May 20, 2015. Passed.
Nay H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.

Missed Votes

From Jan 2011 to Dec 2016, Hanna missed 271 of 4,129 roll call votes, which is 6.6%. This is much worse than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 19 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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