Our unique analysis of the bills Hudson 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). Hudson is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Hudson for more statistics.
Richard Hudson sits on the following committees:
Hudson sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (17%) Transportation and Public Works (17%) Taxation (17%) Labor and Employment (17%) Native Americans (11%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (11%) Armed Forces and National Security (11%)
Some of Hudson’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6395: ROSIE Act
- H.R. 5262: Care Veterans Deserve Act of 2016
- H.R. 4749: NC OFFSHORE Act
- H.R. 4365: Protecting Patient Access to Emergency Medications Act of 2016
- H.R. 3999: American SAFE Act of 2015
- H.R. 3923: To provide for a report that develops recommended United States energy security valuation ...
- H.R. 986: Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2015
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|Hudson’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 22: Developing a Reliable and Innovative Vision for the Economy Act
Dec 3, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2596: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
Jun 16, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 1324: Arapaho National Forest Boundary Adjustment Act of 2015
Apr 28, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 33: Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act
Feb 27, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
From Jan 2013 to Dec 2016, Hudson missed 119 of 2,510 roll call votes, which is 4.7%. This is much worse than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 17 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
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