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Rep. Alexander Mitchell

Former Representative for Wisconsin’s 4th District

Mitchell was the representative for Wisconsin’s 4th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1873 to 1875.

He was previously the representative for Wisconsin’s 1st congressional district as a Democrat from 1871 to 1873.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1871 to Mar 1875, Mitchell missed 638 of 991 roll call votes, which is 64.4%. This is much worse than the median of 22.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1875. 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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