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Rep. Bishop Perkins

Former Representative for New York’s 17th District

Perkins, a Democrat, was the representative for New York's 17th congressional district from 1853 to 1855.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1853 to Mar 1855, Perkins missed 249 of 607 roll call votes, which is 41.0%. This is much worse than the median of 31.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1855. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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