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Rep. Joseph Shannon

Former Representative for Missouri’s 5th District

Shannon, a Democrat, was the representative for Missouri's 5th congressional district from 1935 to 1942.

He was previously the representative for Missouri's at-large district (1933-1934); and the representative for Missouri's 5th congressional district (1931-1933).

Photo of Rep. Joseph Shannon [D-MO5, 1935-1942]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1931 to Nov 1942, Shannon missed 280 of 1,012 roll call votes, which is 27.7%. This is much worse than the median of 6.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1942. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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