Rep. William Hungate

Former Representative from Missouri’s 9th District, Democrat

Hungate, a Democrat, was the representative for Missouri's 9th congressional district from 1963 to 1976.

Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Hungate 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 1976. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Hungate is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Hungate sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Law (28%) Crime and Law Enforcement (17%) Government Operations and Politics (13%) International Affairs (11%) Taxation (11%) Labor and Employment (7%) Social Welfare (7%) Energy (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1965 to Oct 1976, Hungate missed 400 of 4,315 roll call votes, which is 9.3%. This is on par with the median of 8.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1976. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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