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Rep. Leo Allen

Former Representative for Illinois’s 16th District

Allen was the representative for Illinois’s 16th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1949 to 1960.

He was previously the representative for Illinois’s 13th congressional district as a Republican from 1933 to 1948.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1933 to Aug 1960, Allen missed 160 of 2,566 roll call votes, which is 6.2%. This is much worse than the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Aug 1960. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses, major life events, and running for higher office.

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Primary Sources

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