Rep. William Dawson

Former Representative from Illinois’s 1st District, Democrat

Dawson, a Democrat, was the representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district from 1943 to 1970.


Voting Record

From Jan 1943 to Oct 1970, Dawson missed 618 of 3,390 roll call votes, which is 18.2%. This is much worse than the median of 8.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1970. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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