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Rep. Jacob Preston

Former Representative for Maryland’s 5th District

Preston was the representative for Maryland’s 5th congressional district and was a Whig. He served from 1843 to 1845.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1843 to Mar 1845, Preston missed 283 of 597 roll call votes, which is 47.4%. This is much worse than the median of 23.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1845. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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