Rep. William Hughes

Former Representative from New Jersey's 2nd District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1975-1994 Representative,
New Jersey's 2nd District

See Also: Bioguide

Sponsorship Analysis

Hughes was a moderate Democratic leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Hughes’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Hughes’s bills had a total of 582 cosponsors in the 103rd Congress.

Use this chart to compare Hughes to other members of the House of Representatives in the 103rd Congress on leadership and ideology.

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Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1975 to Nov 1994, Hughes missed 208 of 10,557 roll call votes, which is 2.0%. This is better than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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