Sen. John McClellan

Former Senator from Arkansas

Democrat

Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1961-1977 Senator Arkansas
1943-1960 Senator Arkansas
1937-1938 Representative Arkansas's 6th District
1935-1936 Representative Arkansas's 6th District

See Also: Bioguide

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills McClellan 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). McClellan is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1943 to Feb 1978, McClellan missed 1,233 of 9,436 roll call votes, which is 13.1%. This is worse than the median of 10.6% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Feb 1978. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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