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Rep. James Cobb

Former Representative for Alabama’s 5th District

Cobb, a Democrat, was the representative for Alabama's 5th congressional district from 1895 to 1897.

He was previously the representative for Alabama's 5th congressional district (1893-1895); the representative for Alabama's 5th congressional district (1891-1893); the representative for Alabama's 5th congressional district (1889-1891); and the representative for Alabama's 5th congressional district (1887-1889).

Photo of Rep. James Cobb [D-AL5, 1895-1897]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1887 to Apr 1896, Cobb missed 477 of 1,622 roll call votes, which is 29.4%. This is better than the median of 36.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Apr 1896. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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