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Rep. Edward White

Former Representative for Louisiana’s 1st District

White was the representative for Louisiana’s 1st congressional district and was a Whig. He served from 1839 to 1843.

He was previously the representative for Louisiana’s 1st congressional district as a Whig from 1833 to 1835; the representative for Louisiana’s 1st congressional district as a Whig from 1831 to 1833; and the representative for Louisiana’s 1st congressional district as a Whig from 1829 to 1831.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1829 to Mar 1843, White missed 847 of 2,684 roll call votes, which is 31.6%. This is worse than the median of 26.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1843. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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