Rep. Philip “Phil” Crane

Former Representative from Illinois’s 8th District


Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1993-2004 Representative Illinois's 8th District
1973-1992 Representative Illinois's 12th District
1969-1972 Representative Illinois's 13th District

See Also: Crane's Official Website | OpenSecrets | Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Crane sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

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

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Dec 1969 to Dec 2004, Crane missed 2,000 of 18,553 roll call votes, which is 10.8%. This is worse than the median of 2.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2004. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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