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Rep. Joseph Fordney

Former Representative for Michigan’s 8th District

Fordney was the representative for Michigan’s 8th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1915 to 1923.

He was previously the representative for Michigan’s 8th congressional district as a Republican from 1907 to 1915; the representative for Michigan’s 8th congressional district as a Republican from 1905 to 1907; the representative for Michigan’s 8th congressional district as a Republican from 1903 to 1905; the representative for Michigan’s 8th congressional district as a Republican from 1901 to 1903; and the representative for Michigan’s 8th congressional district as a Republican from 1899 to 1901.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1899 to Mar 1923, Fordney missed 1,112 of 2,733 roll call votes, which is 40.7%. This is worse than the median of 27.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1923. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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