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Rep. Alexander Harper

Former Representative for Ohio’s 14th District

Harper was the representative for Ohio’s 14th congressional district and was a Whig. He served from 1851 to 1853.

He was previously the representative for Ohio’s 14th congressional district as a Whig from 1845 to 1847; the representative for Ohio’s 14th congressional district as a Whig from 1843 to 1845; and the representative for Ohio’s 12th congressional district as a Whig from 1837 to 1839.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Sep 1837 to Mar 1853, Harper missed 379 of 2,168 roll call votes, which is 17.5%. This is better than the median of 27.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1853. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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