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Rep. William Van Pelt

Former Representative for Wisconsin’s 6th District

Van Pelt was the representative for Wisconsin’s 6th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1951 to 1964.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1951 to Oct 1964, Van Pelt missed 69 of 1,321 roll call votes, which is 5.2%. This is much worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1964. 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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