Curley was the representative for Massachusetts’s 11th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1943 to 1946.
He was previously the representative for Massachusetts’s 12th congressional district as a Democrat from 1913 to 1915; and the representative for Massachusetts’s 10th congressional district as a Democrat from 1911 to 1913.
From Apr 1911 to Aug 1946, Curley missed 191 of 736 roll call votes, which is 26.0%. 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.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1911-Mar 1912||58||16||27.6%||33rd|
|Dec 1912-Mar 1913||67||10||14.9%||33rd|
|Dec 1913-Feb 1914||23||22||95.7%||92nd|
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