Lundeen was a senator from Minnesota and was a Farmer-Labor. He served from 1937 to 1940.
He was previously the representative for Minnesota’s 3rd congressional district as a Farmer-Labor from 1935 to 1936; the representative for Minnesota’s at-large district as a Farmer-Labor from 1933 to 1934; and the representative for Minnesota’s 5th congressional district as a Republican from 1917 to 1919.
From Jan 1937 to Aug 1940, Lundeen missed 76 of 416 roll call votes, which is 18.3%. This is on par with the median of 17.7% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Aug 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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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
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo