Rep. James Black

Former Representative from South Carolina’s 1st District, Democrat

Black, a Democrat, was the representative for South Carolina's 1st congressional district from 1847 to 1849.

He was previously the representative for South Carolina's 1st congressional district (1845-1847); and the representative for South Carolina's 1st congressional district (1843-1845).

Voting Record

From Dec 1843 to May 1848, Black missed 297 of 1,344 roll call votes, which is 22.1%. This is on par with the median of 24.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in May 1848. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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