Rep. Hansen Clarke

Former Representative from Michigan’s 13th District, Democrat

Clarke, a Democrat, was the representative for Michigan's 13th congressional district from 2011 to 2012.



Our unique analysis of the bills Clarke 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 2013. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Clarke is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Clarke sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Foreign Trade and International Finance (46%) Taxation (17%) Economics and Public Finance (13%) Armed Forces and National Security (8%) Education (8%) Government Operations and Politics (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 2011 to Jan 2013, Clarke missed 10 of 1,606 roll call votes, which is 0.6%. This is better than the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jan 2013. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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