Rep. Frank Clark

Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 25th District, Democrat

Clark, a Democrat, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 25th congressional district from 1955 to 1974.

Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Clark 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 1974. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Clark is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Clark sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (17%) Transportation and Public Works (17%) Taxation (14%) Labor and Employment (14%) Crime and Law Enforcement (12%) Armed Forces and National Security (10%) Education (10%) Health (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1955 to Dec 1974, Clark missed 620 of 4,035 roll call votes, which is 15.4%. This is worse than the median of 9.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1974. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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