Rep. Clarence Brown Jr.

Former Representative from Ohio’s 7th District, Republican

Brown, a Republican, was the representative for Ohio's 7th congressional district from 1965 to 1982.


Our unique analysis of the bills Brown 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 1982. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Brown is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Brown sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Economics and Public Finance (24%) Government Operations and Politics (22%) Taxation (21%) Energy (9%) Private Legislation (7%) Environmental Protection (6%) Arts, Culture, Religion (6%) Finance and Financial Sector (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1966 to Dec 1982, Brown missed 1,295 of 7,740 roll call votes, which is 16.7%. This is much worse than the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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