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Rep. Goldsmith Bailey

Former Representative for Massachusetts’s 9th District

Bailey was the representative for Massachusetts’s 9th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1861 to 1863.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jul 1861 to Jun 1862, Bailey missed 147 of 207 roll call votes, which is 71.0%. This is much worse than the median of 27.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jun 1862. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses, major life events, and running for higher office.

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Primary Sources

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