Rep. Washington Townsend

Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 6th District, Republican

Townsend, a Republican, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 6th congressional district from 1875 to 1877.

He was previously the representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district (1873-1875); and the representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district (1869-1873).

Voting Record

From Mar 1869 to Mar 1877, Townsend missed 339 of 1,953 roll call votes, which is 17.4%. This is better than the median of 26.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1877. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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