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Rep. William Black Anderson

Former Representative for Illinois’s 19th District

Anderson was the representative for Illinois’s 19th congressional district and was an Independent. He served from 1875 to 1877.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1875 to Mar 1877, Anderson missed 124 of 328 roll call votes, which is 37.8%. This is worse than the median of 26.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1877. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.

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Primary Sources

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