Our unique analysis of the bills Hendon sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 1986. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Hendon is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Hendon sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Hendon’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 4187 (99th): Nuclear Waste Policy Improvement Act of 1986
- H.R. 4088 (99th): Nuclear Waste Policy Improvement Act of 1986
- H.Res. 226 (99th): A resolution directing the Secretary of Defense to furnish certain information to ...
- H.R. 2826 (99th): A bill to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act by designating ...
- H.Con.Res. 129 (99th): A concurrent resolution to establish a Congressional Commission to be known as ...
- H.R. 2002 (99th): Great Smoky Mountain Wilderness Act
- H.R. 1150 (99th): A bill for the relief of Muradali P. Gillani, Yasmeen Muredali Gillani, ...
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From Jan 1981 to Oct 1986, Hendon missed 77 of 1,702 roll call votes, which is 4.5%. This is on par with the median of 6.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1986. 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:
- 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
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills