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Rep. Joachim Fernández

Former Representative for Louisiana’s 1st District

Fernández was the representative for Louisiana’s 1st congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1931 to 1940.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1931 to Dec 1940, Fernández missed 242 of 863 roll call votes, which is 28.0%. This is much worse than the median of 7.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1940. 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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