Rep. Almon Read

Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 12th District, Democrat

Read, a Democrat, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 12th congressional district from 1843 to 1845.

He was previously the representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district (1841-1843).

Voting Record

From Sep 1841 to Feb 1845, Read missed 489 of 891 roll call votes, which is 54.9%. This is much worse than the median of 23.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Feb 1845. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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