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Rep. Joseph Sherley

Former Representative for Kentucky’s 5th District

Sherley was the representative for Kentucky’s 5th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1915 to 1919.

He was previously the representative for Kentucky’s 5th congressional district as a Democrat from 1907 to 1915; the representative for Kentucky’s 5th congressional district as a Democrat from 1905 to 1907; and the representative for Kentucky’s 5th congressional district as a Democrat from 1903 to 1905.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Nov 1903 to Mar 1919, Sherley missed 504 of 1,700 roll call votes, which is 29.6%. This is on par with the median of 25.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1919. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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