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Rep. John Dowdy

Former Representative for Texas’s 2nd District

Dowdy, a Democrat, was the representative for Texas's 2nd congressional district from 1967 to 1972.

He was previously the representative for Texas's 7th congressional district (1951-1966).

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1953 to Oct 1972, Dowdy missed 721 of 3,099 roll call votes, which is 23.3%. This is much worse than the median of 10.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1972. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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