Moore, a Republican, was a senator from Virginia from 1804 to 1809.
He was previously the representative for Virginia's 2nd congressional district (1795-1797); the representative for Virginia's 2nd congressional district (1793-1795; Democratic Republican); the representative for Virginia's 3rd congressional district (1791-1793; Democratic Republican); and the representative for Virginia's 3rd congressional district (1789-1791; Democratic Republican).
From Oct 1803 to Mar 1809, Moore missed 53 of 283 roll call votes, which is 18.7%. This is worse than the median of 12.8% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1809. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Oct 1803-Mar 1804||99||23||23.2%||56th|
|Nov 1804-Mar 1805||5||0||0.0%||0th|
|Dec 1805-Apr 1806||68||3||4.4%||22nd|
|Dec 1806-Mar 1807||20||1||5.0%||36th|
|Dec 1808-Mar 1809||42||3||7.1%||36th|
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
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo