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Rep. Harry Beam

Former Representative for Illinois’s 4th District

Beam was the representative for Illinois’s 4th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1931 to 1942.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1931 to Nov 1942, Beam missed 150 of 1,014 roll call votes, which is 14.8%. This is much worse than the median of 6.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1942. 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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