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Rep. Graham Purcell

Former Representative for Texas’s 13th District

Purcell was the representative for Texas’s 13th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1961 to 1972.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1962 to Oct 1972, Purcell missed 498 of 2,318 roll call votes, which is 21.5%. This is much worse than the median of 10.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1972. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses, major life events, and running for higher office.

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Primary Sources

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