Rep. Archibald Bliss

Former Representative from New York’s 5th District, Democrat

Bliss, a Democrat, was the representative for New York's 5th congressional district from 1887 to 1889.

He was previously the representative for New York's 5th congressional district (1885-1887); the representative for New York's 4th congressional district (1881-1883); the representative for New York's 4th congressional district (1877-1881); and the representative for New York's 4th congressional district (1875-1877).

Voting Record

From Dec 1875 to Mar 1889, Bliss missed 1,037 of 2,119 roll call votes, which is 48.9%. This is much worse than the median of 32.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1889. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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