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Rep. Martin Townsend

Former Representative for New York’s 17th District

Townsend, a Republican, was the representative for New York's 17th congressional district from 1877 to 1879.

He was previously the representative for New York's 17th congressional district (1875-1877).

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1875 to Mar 1879, Townsend missed 216 of 705 roll call votes, which is 30.6%. This is worse than the median of 22.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1879. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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