Rep. Robert McClory

Former Representative from Illinois’s 13th District, Republican

McClory, a Republican, was the representative for Illinois's 13th congressional district from 1973 to 1982.

He was previously the representative for Illinois's 12th congressional district (1963-1972).


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

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 1982. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). McClory is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

McClory sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (29%) Private Legislation (16%) Crime and Law Enforcement (13%) Armed Forces and National Security (10%) Law (9%) Environmental Protection (9%) Economics and Public Finance (7%) Immigration (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1963 to Dec 1982, McClory missed 769 of 8,174 roll call votes, which is 9.4%. This is on par with the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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