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Rep. Donald Rumsfeld

Former Representative for Illinois’s 13th District

Rumsfeld was the representative for Illinois’s 13th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1963 to 1970.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1963 to May 1969, Rumsfeld missed 59 of 1,130 roll call votes, which is 5.2%. This is better than the median of 8.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in May 1969. 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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