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Rep. Alvin Hovey

Former Representative for Indiana’s 1st District

Hovey was the representative for Indiana’s 1st congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1887 to 1889.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1887 to Jan 1889, Hovey missed 65 of 253 roll call votes, which is 25.7%. This is better than the median of 32.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jan 1889. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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

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Primary Sources

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