Rep. Richard Connell
Former Representative for New York’s 21st District
Connell was the representative for New York’s 21st congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1911 to 1913.
From Apr 1911 to Aug 1912, Connell missed 62 of 194 roll call votes, which is 32.0%. This is on par with the median of 28.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Aug 1912. 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.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1911-Mar 1912||58||28||48.3%||76th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000