Rep. Bob Franks

Former Representative from New Jersey's 7th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1993-2000 Representative,
New Jersey's 7th District

See Also: Bioguide

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Sponsorship Analysis

Franks was a centrist Republican leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Franks’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Franks’s bills had a total of 529 cosponsors in the 106th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Franks to other members of the House of Representatives in the 106th Congress on leadership and ideology.

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Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1993 to Dec 2000, Franks missed 245 of 4,863 roll call votes, which is 5.0%. This is worse than the median of 3.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2000. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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