Rep. George Briggs

Former Representative from Massachusetts’s 7th District, Whig

Briggs, a Whig, was the representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district from 1839 to 1843.

He was previously the representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district (1837-1839); the representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district (1835-1837); the representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district (1833-1835); and the representative for Massachusetts's 9th congressional district (1831-1833).

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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