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Rep. Don Short

Former Representative for North Dakota’s 2nd District

Short was the representative for North Dakota’s 2nd congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1963 to 1964.

He was previously the representative for North Dakota’s at-large district as a Republican from 1959 to 1962.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1959 to Oct 1964, Short missed 29 of 651 roll call votes, which is 4.5%. This is much worse 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 and major life events.

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Primary Sources

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