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Rep. Leonard Farbstein

Former Representative for New York’s 19th District

Farbstein was the representative for New York’s 19th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1957 to 1970.

Photo of Rep. Leonard Farbstein [D-NY19, 1957-1970]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1957 to Dec 1970, Farbstein missed 294 of 2,159 roll call votes, which is 13.6%. This is worse than the median of 8.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1970. 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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