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Rep. Alexander Pennington

Former Representative for New Jersey’s 5th District

Pennington was the representative for New Jersey’s 5th congressional district and was an Ind. Republican-Democrat. He served from 1855 to 1857.

He was previously the representative for New Jersey’s 5th congressional district as a Whig from 1853 to 1855.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1853 to Mar 1857, Pennington missed 392 of 1,336 roll call votes, which is 29.3%. This is worse than the median of 25.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1857. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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