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Rep. Alvin Bush

Former Representative for Pennsylvania’s 17th District

Bush was the representative for Pennsylvania’s 17th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1953 to 1960.

He was previously the representative for Pennsylvania’s 15th congressional district as a Republican from 1951 to 1952.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1951 to Sep 1959, Bush missed 12 of 757 roll call votes, which is 1.6%. This is on par with the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 1959. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses, major life events, and running for higher office.

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Primary Sources

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