Seely-Brown was the representative for Connecticut’s 2nd congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1961 to 1962.
He was previously the representative for Connecticut’s 2nd congressional district as a Republican from 1951 to 1958; and the representative for Connecticut’s 2nd congressional district as a Republican from 1947 to 1948.
From Jan 1947 to Oct 1962, Seely-Brown missed 16 of 1,073 roll call votes, which is 1.5%. This is on par with the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1962. 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