Rep. Francis Pickens

Former Representative from South Carolina’s 5th District, Democrat

Pickens, a Democrat, was the representative for South Carolina's 5th congressional district from 1839 to 1843.

He was previously the representative for South Carolina's 5th congressional district (1837-1839; Nullifier); the representative for South Carolina's 5th congressional district (1835-1837; Nullifier); and the representative for South Carolina's 5th congressional district (1833-1835; Nullifier).

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1834 to Mar 1843, Pickens missed 1,329 of 2,764 roll call votes, which is 48.1%. This is much 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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