Kluczynski was the representative for Illinois’s 5th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1951 to 1976.
Kluczynski is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1976 positioned according to our ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).
The chart is based on the bills Kluczynski sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 3, 1973 to Oct 1, 1976. See full analysis methodology.
Kluczynski sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Recently Introduced Bills
Kluczynski recently introduced the following legislation:
- H.R. 17601 (93rd): A bill to modify labeling and packaging requirements for colored oleomargarine or …
- H.R. 16094 (93rd): Federal-Aid Highway Act
- H.R. 16093 (93rd): Federal-Aid Highway Act
- H.Res. 768 (93rd): Resolution to provide funds for experience incurred by the Select Committee on …
- H.R. 5138 (93rd): Federal-Aid Highway and Public Transportation Act
- H.Res. 202 (93rd): Resolution to provide funds for expenses incurred by the Select Committee on …
- H.Res. 111 (93rd): A resolution creating a select committee to be known as the Select …
Most legislation has no activity after being introduced.
From Jan 1951 to Jan 1975, Kluczynski missed 681 of 4,366 roll call votes, which is 15.6%. This is much worse than the median of 8.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jan 1975. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- GovInfo.gov, for sponsored bills