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Rep. Harold Froehlich

Former Representative for Wisconsin’s 8th District

Froehlich, a Republican, was the representative for Wisconsin's 8th congressional district from 1973 to 1974.

Analysis

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Froehlich is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1974 positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Froehlich sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Enacted Legislation

Froehlich was the primary sponsor of 3 bills that were enacted:

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We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Froehlich sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (20%) Government Operations and Politics (16%) Social Welfare (14%) Native Americans (11%) Environmental Protection (11%) Health (9%) Transportation and Public Works (9%) Law (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1973 to Dec 1974, Froehlich missed 79 of 1,078 roll call votes, which is 7.3%. This is better 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

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: