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Rep. Thomas Hagedorn

Former Representative for Minnesota’s 2nd District

Hagedorn was the representative for Minnesota’s 2nd congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1975 to 1982.


Ideology–Leadership Chart

Hagedorn is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1982 positioned according to our ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Hagedorn sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 4, 1977 to Dec 21, 1982. See full analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Hagedorn sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (22%) Government Operations and Politics (16%) Private Legislation (16%) Agriculture and Food (14%) Economics and Public Finance (12%) Labor and Employment (11%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (5%) Finance and Financial Sector (5%)

Recently Introduced Bills

Hagedorn recently introduced the following legislation:

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Most legislation has no activity after being introduced.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1975 to Dec 1982, Hagedorn missed 460 of 4,901 roll call votes, which is 9.4%. This is on par with the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses, major life events, and running for higher office.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: