Sen. James McClure

Former Senator from Idaho

Republican

Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1973-1990 Senator Idaho
1967-1972 Representative Idaho's 1st District

See Also: Bioguide

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills McClure sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the Senate. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). McClure is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1973 to Oct 1990, McClure missed 895 of 8,454 roll call votes, which is 10.6%. This is worse than the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1990. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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