Rep. Thomas Corcoran

Former Representative from Illinois’s 14th District, Republican

Corcoran, a Republican, was the representative for Illinois's 14th congressional district from 1983 to 1984.

He was previously the representative for Illinois's 15th congressional district (1977-1982).


Our unique analysis of the bills Corcoran 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 1984. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Corcoran is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Corcoran sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (27%) Energy (26%) Government Operations and Politics (17%) Economics and Public Finance (10%) Social Welfare (6%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (5%) Labor and Employment (5%) International Affairs (4%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1977 to Oct 1984, Corcoran missed 367 of 4,534 roll call votes, which is 8.1%. This is on par with the median of 7.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1984. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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