Rep. Israel Washburn Jr.

Former Representative from Maine’s 5th District, Republican

Washburn, a Republican, was the representative for Maine's 5th congressional district from 1859 to 1861.

He was previously the representative for Maine's 5th congressional district (1857-1859); the representative for Maine's 5th congressional district (1855-1857; Ind. Republican-Democrat); the representative for Maine's 5th congressional district (1853-1855; Whig); and the representative for Maine's 6th congressional district (1851-1853; Whig).

Voting Record

From Dec 1851 to Dec 1860, Washburn missed 463 of 2,661 roll call votes, which is 17.4%. This is better than the median of 24.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1860. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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