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Rep. James Getz

Former Representative for Pennsylvania’s 8th District

Getz was the representative for Pennsylvania’s 8th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1867 to 1873.

Photo of Rep. James Getz [D-PA8, 1867-1873]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1867 to Mar 1873, Getz missed 202 of 1,868 roll call votes, which is 10.8%. This is better than the median of 24.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1873. 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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