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Rep. Benton Jensen

Former Representative for Iowa’s 7th District

Jensen was the representative for Iowa’s 7th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1939 to 1964.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1939 to Oct 1964, Jensen missed 31 of 2,524 roll call votes, which is 1.2%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1964. 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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