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Rep. David Mellish

Former Representative for New York’s 9th District

Mellish was the representative for New York’s 9th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1873 to 1875.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1873 to May 1874, Mellish missed 39 of 162 roll call votes, which is 24.1%. This is on par with the median of 22.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in May 1874. 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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