Rep. Robert Clement
Former Representative from Tennessee's 5th District
|Representative||Tennessee's 5th District|
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Clement was a centrist Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Clement’s time serving in the House of Representatives.
Use this chart to compare Clement to other members of the House of Representatives in the 107th Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Bill Sponsorship & Cosponsorship
Some of Clement’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.Con.Res. 343 (107th): Expressing the sense of the Congress supporting music education and Music in ...
- H.R. 3536 (107th): Nursing Shortage State Response Act of 2001
- H.R. 3117 (107th): To suspend temporarily the duty on 1,3-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, 5-sulfo-1,3-dimethyl ester sodium salt.
- H.R. 2654 (107th): Transit Rail Accommodation Improvement and Needs Act for the 21st Century
- H.R. 2521 (107th): To permit States to place supplemental guide signs relating to veterans cemeteries ...
- H.R. 2378 (107th): To amend title II of the Social Security Act to increase the ...
- H.Con.Res. 64 (107th): Expressing the sense of the Congress supporting music education and Music in ...
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From Feb 1988 to Nov 2002, Clement missed 342 of 8,146 roll call votes, which is 4.2%. This is worse than the median of 2.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 2002. 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
- Congressional Pictorial Directory for the photo
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills