Truax was the representative for Ohio’s at-large district and was a Democrat. He served from 1933 to 1935.
From Mar 1933 to Aug 1935, Truax missed 27 of 244 roll call votes, which is 11.1%. This is on par with the median of 13.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Aug 1935. 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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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000