Rep. Benjamin Butler

Former Representative from Massachusetts’s 7th District, Republican

Butler, a Republican, was the representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district from 1877 to 1879.

He was previously the representative for Massachusetts's 6th congressional district (1873-1875); and the representative for Massachusetts's 5th congressional district (1867-1873).

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Voting Record

From Mar 1867 to Mar 1879, Butler missed 999 of 2,710 roll call votes, which is 36.9%. This is much worse than the median of 22.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1879. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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