Rep. William Frenzel

Former Representative from Minnesota’s 3rd District, Republican

Frenzel, a Republican, was the representative for Minnesota's 3rd congressional district from 1971 to 1990.


Our unique analysis of the bills Frenzel 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 1990. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Frenzel is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Frenzel sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Foreign Trade and International Finance (39%) Taxation (29%) Government Operations and Politics (9%) Economics and Public Finance (7%) Labor and Employment (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1971 to Oct 1990, Frenzel missed 881 of 10,267 roll call votes, which is 8.6%. This is worse than the median of 4.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1990. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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