Rep. Benjamin Gorham

Former Representative from Massachusetts’s 1st District, Anti Jacksonian

Gorham, a Anti Jacksonian, was the representative for Massachusetts's 1st congressional district from 1833 to 1835.

He was previously the representative for Massachusetts's 1st congressional district (1829-1831); the representative for Massachusetts's 1st congressional district (1827-1829; Adams); the representative for Massachusetts's 1st congressional district (1821-1823; Republican); and the representative for Massachusetts's 1st congressional district (1819-1821; Republican).

Voting Record

From May 1820 to Mar 1835, Gorham missed 314 of 988 roll call votes, which is 31.8%. This is much worse than the median of 18.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1835. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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