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Rep. Charles Porter

Former Representative for Virginia’s 3rd District

Porter was the representative for Virginia’s 3rd congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1869 to 1873.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1870 to Mar 1873, Porter missed 410 of 1,030 roll call votes, which is 39.8%. This is much worse than the median of 24.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1873. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.

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Primary Sources

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