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Rep. John Patton

Former Representative for Pennsylvania’s 20th District

Patton was the representative for Pennsylvania’s 20th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1887 to 1889.

He was previously the representative for Pennsylvania’s 24th congressional district as a Republican from 1861 to 1863.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jul 1861 to Mar 1889, Patton missed 325 of 958 roll call votes, which is 33.9%. This is on par with the median of 32.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1889. 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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