Rep. Frank Evans

Former Representative from Colorado’s 3rd District, Democrat

Evans, a Democrat, was the representative for Colorado's 3rd congressional district from 1965 to 1978.



Our unique analysis of the bills Evans 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 1978. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Evans is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Evans sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Public Lands and Natural Resources (23%) Government Operations and Politics (20%) Taxation (18%) Environmental Protection (15%) Energy (8%) Agriculture and Food (8%) Housing and Community Development (5%) Native Americans (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1965 to Oct 1978, Evans missed 775 of 5,855 roll call votes, which is 13.2%. This is worse than the median of 8.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1978. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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