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Rep. Clarkson Potter

Former Representative for New York’s 12th District

Potter, a Democrat, was the representative for New York's 12th congressional district from 1877 to 1879.

He was previously the representative for New York's 11th congressional district (1873-1875); and the representative for New York's 10th congressional district (1869-1873).

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1869 to Mar 1879, Potter missed 724 of 2,002 roll call votes, which is 36.2%. This is much worse 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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Primary Sources

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