Several House members in competitive primary elections, including in Georgia and Pennsylvania, missed votes on Tuesday. 

House Transportation and Infrastructure Chairman Bill ShusterWilliam (Bill) Franklin ShusterLobbying firm cuts ties to Trent Lott amid national anti-racism protests Ex-Rep. Frelinghuysen joins law and lobby firm Ex-Rep. Duffy to join lobbying firm BGR MORE (R-Pa.), one of the key negotiators of the water resources conference report that passed the House early Tuesday afternoon, voted for his bill but did not attend the 6 p.m. votes. Shuster was expected to return to his district for the primary election results in the evening.

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Two of the Georgia Republicans vying for Senate, Reps. Jack KingstonJohon (Jack) Heddens KingstonLobbying firm cuts ties to Trent Lott amid national anti-racism protests Thankfully, the doctor is in Ex-Trump campaign adviser: Biden would be able to 'sit down and get some things done' with Republicans MORE and Phil GingreyJohn (Phil) Phillip GingreyEx-Tea Party lawmakers turn heads on K Street 2017's top health care stories, from ObamaCare to opioids Beating the drum on healthcare MORE, both spoke on the House floor early in the afternoon in support of the water projects bill. Both voted in favor of the legislation, which would authorize funding to expand water infrastructure in Savannah, Ga. But neither attended votes in the evening on two bills to combat human trafficking.

Meanwhile, Rep. Paul BrounPaul Collins BrounHundreds apply to fill Isakson's Senate seat in Georgia Joe Lieberman's son running for Senate in Georgia California lawmaker's chief of staff resigns after indictment MORE (R-Ga.), who is not expected to proceed to a runoff in the Georgia Senate GOP primary, did not vote at all on Tuesday.

Rep. Allyson SchwartzAllyson Young SchwartzEx-Democratic lawmaker: Medicare needs have changed 'dramatically' over last 50 years Dem Scanlon wins House seat in Pennsylvania House members in Tues. primaries miss votes MORE (D-Pa.), who has missed more House votes this year than any other member seeking higher office, was also absent. Schwartz is running for Pennsylvania governor but is not expected to win the primary.

But Rep. Mike SimpsonMIchael (Mike) Keith SimpsonDuring a time of uncertainty, Great American Outdoors Act deserves our support Dentists want coronavirus testing kits before reopening MLB, Congress play hardball in fight over minor leagues MORE (R-Idaho), a close ally of House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) who is facing an opponent backed by the Club for Growth, did not miss any votes on Tuesday.