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Rep. Elmer Ryan

Former Representative for Minnesota’s 2nd District

Ryan was the representative for Minnesota’s 2nd congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1935 to 1940.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1935 to Dec 1940, Ryan missed 101 of 597 roll call votes, which is 16.9%. This is much worse than the median of 7.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1940. 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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