Flake was a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Flake’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Flake’s bills had a total of 0 cosponsors in the 105th Congress.
Use this chart to compare Flake to other members of the House of Representatives in the 105th Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Some of Flake’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 717 (105th): To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to continue the exemption ...
- H.R. 2123 (104th): Savings Association Insurance Fund Capitalization Act of 1995
- H.R. 1258 (104th): Small Business Capital Access Act of 1995
- H.R. 1181 (104th): Family Investment and Self-Sufficiency Act of 1995
- H.R. 4546 (103rd): Family Investment and Self-Sufficiency Act of 1994
- H.Con.Res. 252 (103rd): Expressing the sense of the Congress that a postage stamp should be ...
- H.R. 4238 (103rd): Liberian Relief, Rehabilitation, and Reconstruction Act of 1994
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From Jan 1987 to Nov 1997, Flake missed 734 of 5,871 roll call votes, which is 12.5%. This is worse than the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1997. 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
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills