Rep. Richard Simpson

Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 18th District, Republican

Simpson, a Republican, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 18th congressional district from 1953 to 1960.

He was previously the representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district (1945-1952); and the representative for Pennsylvania's 18th congressional district (1937-1944).

Voting Record

From May 1937 to Sep 1959, Simpson missed 130 of 2,079 roll call votes, which is 6.3%. This is much worse than the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 1959. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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