Rep. Thomas Huckaby
Former Representative from Louisiana's 5th District
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Louisiana's 5th District
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Huckaby was a centrist Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Huckaby’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Huckaby’s bills had a total of 95 cosponsors in the 102nd Congress.
Use this chart to compare Huckaby to other members of the House of Representatives in the 102nd Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Some of Huckaby’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5852 (102nd): To establish a 20 percent maximum broken kernel content limit for P.L. ...
- H.R. 5764 (102nd): To amend the United States Warehouse Act to provide for the use ...
- H.R. 5763 (102nd): To provide equitable relief to producers of sugarcane subject to proportionate shares.
- H.R. 5719 (102nd): To designate the lock numbered 5 on the Red River Waterway in ...
- H.J.Res. 526 (102nd): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States providing for ...
- H.R. 4257 (102nd): Farmers Home Administration Improvement Act of 1992
- H.R. 4258 (102nd): State Regulation and Management of Solid Waste Act of 1991
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From Jan 1977 to Oct 1992, Huckaby missed 807 of 8,167 roll call votes, which is 9.9%. This is worse than the median of 4.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills