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Rep. George Briggs

Former Representative for Massachusetts’s 7th District

Briggs was the representative for Massachusetts’s 7th congressional district and was a Whig. He served from 1839 to 1843.

He was previously the representative for Massachusetts’s 7th congressional district as a Whig from 1837 to 1839; the representative for Massachusetts’s 7th congressional district as a Whig from 1835 to 1837; the representative for Massachusetts’s 7th congressional district as a Whig from 1833 to 1835; and the representative for Massachusetts’s 9th congressional district as a Whig from 1831 to 1833.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1831 to Mar 1843, Briggs missed 697 of 3,448 roll call votes, which is 20.2%. This is better 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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