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Rep. Henry Muhlenberg

Former Representative for Pennsylvania’s 9th District

Muhlenberg was the representative for Pennsylvania’s 9th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1837 to 1839.

He was previously the representative for Pennsylvania’s 9th congressional district as a Jackson from 1835 to 1837; the representative for Pennsylvania’s 9th congressional district as a Jackson from 1833 to 1835; the representative for Pennsylvania’s 7th congressional district as a Jackson from 1831 to 1833; and the representative for Pennsylvania’s 7th congressional district as a Jackson from 1829 to 1831.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1829 to Feb 1838, Muhlenberg missed 287 of 1,608 roll call votes, which is 17.8%. This is better than the median of 23.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Feb 1838. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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