Rep. Benjamin Eames

Former Representative from Rhode Island’s 1st District, Republican

Eames, a Republican, was the representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district from 1877 to 1879.

He was previously the representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district (1875-1877); the representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district (1873-1875); and the representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district (1871-1873).

Voting Record

From Mar 1871 to Mar 1879, Eames missed 144 of 1,696 roll call votes, which is 8.5%. This is better 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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