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Rep. William Franklin

Former Representative for Mississippi’s 2nd District

Franklin was the representative for Mississippi’s 2nd congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1983 to 1986.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Franklin sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Private Legislation (100%)

Recently Introduced Bills

Franklin recently introduced the following legislation:

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Most legislation has no activity after being introduced.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1983 to Oct 1986, Franklin missed 204 of 1,796 roll call votes, which is 11.4%. This is worse than the median of 6.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1986. 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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