Rep. Thomas Corcoran
Former Representative from Illinois's 14th District
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Illinois's 14th District
Illinois's 15th District
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Corcoran was a far-right Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Corcoran’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Corcoran’s bills had a total of 309 cosponsors in the 98th Congress.
Use this chart to compare Corcoran to other members of the House of Representatives in the 98th Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Some of Corcoran’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5506 (98th): New Economic Recovery Act of 1984
- H.R. 5152 (98th): A bill to abolish the Department of Energy.
- H.R. 4999 (98th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to increase ...
- H.R. 4869 (98th): Coal Severance Tax Prohibition Act of 1984
- H.J.Res. 483 (98th): A joint resolution designating the week of October 7 through 13, 1984, ...
- H.R. 4692 (98th): Housing Finance Opportunity Act of 1984
- H.R. 4587 (98th): A bill to delay for two years the mandatory coverage of employees ...
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From Jan 1977 to Oct 1984, Corcoran missed 308 of 4,468 roll call votes, which is 6.9%. This is worse than the median of 6.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1984. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- 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
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills