Rep. Elihu Washburne

Former Representative from Illinois’s 3rd District, Republican

Washburne, a Republican, was the representative for Illinois's 3rd congressional district from 1865 to 1871.

He was previously the representative for Illinois's 3rd congressional district (1863-1865); the representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district (1861-1863); the representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district (1859-1861); the representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district (1857-1859); the representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district (1855-1857; Ind. Republican-Democrat); and the representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district (1853-1855; Whig).

Voting Record

From Dec 1853 to Mar 1869, Washburne missed 967 of 4,794 roll call votes, which is 20.2%. This is on par with the median of 25.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1869. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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