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Rep. Walter Bankhead

Former Representative for Alabama’s 7th District

Bankhead was the representative for Alabama’s 7th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1941 to 1942.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1941 to Jan 1941, Bankhead missed 1 of 3 roll call votes, which is 33.3%. This is much worse than the median of 6.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jan 1941. 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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