Newman was the representative for Virginia’s 15th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1849 to 1851.
From May 1850 to Jun 1850, Newman missed 2 of 2 roll call votes, which is 100.0%. This is much worse than the median of 21.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jun 1850. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000