Rep. Charles Benton

Former Representative from New York’s 17th District, Democrat

Benton, a Democrat, was the representative for New York's 17th congressional district from 1845 to 1847.

He was previously the representative for New York's 17th congressional district (1843-1845).

Voting Record

From Dec 1843 to Mar 1847, Benton missed 132 of 1,239 roll call votes, which is 10.7%. This is better than the median of 24.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1847. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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