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Rep. David Clopton

Former Representative for Alabama’s 3rd District

Clopton was the representative for Alabama’s 3rd congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1859 to 1861.

Photo of Rep. David Clopton [D-AL3, 1859-1861]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1859 to Jan 1861, Clopton missed 44 of 339 roll call votes, which is 13.0%. This is better than the median of 24.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jan 1861. 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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