Rep. Herman Kopplemann
Former Representative for Connecticut’s 1st District
Kopplemann was the representative for Connecticut’s 1st congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1945 to 1946.
He was previously the representative for Connecticut’s 1st congressional district as a Democrat from 1941 to 1942; and the representative for Connecticut’s 1st congressional district as a Democrat from 1933 to 1938.
From Mar 1933 to Aug 1946, Kopplemann missed 106 of 895 roll call votes, which is 11.8%. This is much worse than the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Aug 1946. 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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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