Sen. Clifford Case

Former Senator from New Jersey, Republican

Case, a Republican, was a senator from New Jersey from 1955 to 1978.

He was previously the representative for New Jersey's 6th congressional district (1945-1954).


Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Case sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 1978. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Case is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Case sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

International Affairs (21%) Private Legislation (17%) Government Operations and Politics (17%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (10%) Environmental Protection (10%) Taxation (10%) Water Resources Development (10%) Health (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1955 to Oct 1978, Case missed 540 of 8,227 roll call votes, which is 6.6%. This is better than the median of 12.1% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1978. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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