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Rep. John Bell

Former Representative for Texas’s 14th District

Bell was the representative for Texas’s 14th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1955 to 1956.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1955 to Jul 1956, Bell missed 23 of 149 roll call votes, which is 15.4%. This is much worse than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jul 1956. 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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Primary Sources

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