Rep. Jacob Golladay
Former Representative for Kentucky’s 3rd District
Golladay was the representative for Kentucky’s 3rd congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1867 to 1871.
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From Mar 1867 to Feb 1870, Golladay missed 75 of 765 roll call votes, which is 9.8%. This is better than the median of 25.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Feb 1870. 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.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1867-Feb 1868||136||11||8.1%||13th|
|Dec 1868-Mar 1869||197||18||9.1%||8th|
|Dec 1869-Feb 1870||71||18||25.4%||64th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo