Gillespie was the representative for Colorado’s 1st congressional district as a Republican. He served from 1943 to 1946.
From Apr 1944 to Aug 1946, Gillespie missed 11 of 273 roll call votes, which is 4.0%. This is on par with the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Aug 1946. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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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