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Rep. Gilchrist Porter

Former Representative for Missouri’s 2nd District

Porter, an Ind. Republican-Democrat, was the representative for Missouri's 2nd congressional district from 1855 to 1857.

He was previously the representative for Missouri's 2nd congressional district (1851-1853; Whig).

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1851 to Mar 1857, Porter missed 384 of 1,184 roll call votes, which is 32.4%. This is worse than the median of 25.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1857. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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