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Rep. Benjamin Dean

Former Representative for Massachusetts’s 3rd District

Dean was the representative for Massachusetts’s 3rd congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1877 to 1879.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1877 to Mar 1879, Dean missed 72 of 267 roll call votes, which is 27.0%. This is on par with the median of 22.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1879. 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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