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Rep. Cassius Dowell

Former Representative for Iowa’s 6th District

Dowell was the representative for Iowa’s 6th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1937 to 1940.

He was previously the representative for Iowa’s 6th congressional district as a Republican from 1933 to 1934; the representative for Iowa’s 7th congressional district as a Republican from 1931 to 1933; the representative for Iowa’s 7th congressional district as a Republican from 1927 to 1931; the representative for Iowa’s 7th congressional district as a Republican from 1925 to 1927; the representative for Iowa’s 7th congressional district as a Republican from 1923 to 1925; and the representative for Iowa’s 7th congressional district as a Republican from 1915 to 1923.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1915 to Jan 1940, Dowell missed 147 of 2,118 roll call votes, which is 6.9%. This is on par with the median of 7.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jan 1940. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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