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Rep. Robert Van Horn

Former Representative for Missouri’s 5th District

Van Horn was the representative for Missouri’s 5th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1895 to 1897.

He was previously the representative for Missouri’s 8th congressional district as a Republican from 1881 to 1883; and the representative for Missouri’s 6th congressional district as a Republican from 1865 to 1871.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1865 to Mar 1897, Van Horn missed 844 of 2,455 roll call votes, which is 34.4%. This is on par with the median of 36.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1897. 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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