Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1885
Rep. James Belford [R-CO1, 1883-1885] leaves office as Representative for Colorado's 1st congressional district.
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Former Representative from Colorado’s 1st District, Republican
Belford, a Republican, was the representative for Colorado's 1st congressional district from 1883 to 1885.
He was previously the representative for Colorado's 1st congressional district (1881-1883); the representative for Colorado's 1st congressional district (1877-1881); and the representative for Colorado's 1st congressional district (1875-1877).
From Jan 1877 to Mar 1885, Belford missed 638 of 1,193 roll call votes, which is 53.5%. This is much worse than the median of 29.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1885. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1876-Mar 1877||71||16||22.5%||61st|
|Dec 1879-Feb 1880||35||15||42.9%||87th|
|Dec 1880-Mar 1881||119||64||53.8%||93rd|
|Dec 1881-Mar 1882||75||40||53.3%||94th|
|Dec 1882-Mar 1883||100||57||57.0%||96th|
|Dec 1883-Feb 1884||34||11||32.4%||72nd|
|Dec 1884-Mar 1885||146||122||83.6%||98th|
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