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Rep. Walter Stiness

Former Representative for Rhode Island’s 2nd District

Stiness was the representative for Rhode Island’s 2nd congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1915 to 1923.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1915 to Mar 1923, Stiness missed 566 of 1,124 roll call votes, which is 50.4%. This is much worse than the median of 27.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1923. 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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