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Rep. James Belden

Former Representative for New York’s 27th District

Belden was the representative for New York’s 27th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1897 to 1899.

He was previously the representative for New York’s 27th congressional district as a Republican from 1893 to 1895; the representative for New York’s 25th congressional district as a Republican from 1891 to 1893; the representative for New York’s 25th congressional district as a Republican from 1889 to 1891; and the representative for New York’s 25th congressional district as a Republican from 1887 to 1889.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1887 to Mar 1899, Belden missed 1,085 of 1,767 roll call votes, which is 61.4%. This is much worse than the median of 34.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1899. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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