President James Madison

Former President of the United States, Democratic-Republican

Madison, a Democratic-Republican, was President of the United States from 1809 to 1817.

He was previously the representative for Virginia's 15th congressional district (1795-1797; Republican); the representative for Virginia's 15th congressional district (1793-1795; Republican); the representative for Virginia's 5th congressional district (1791-1793; Republican); and the representative for Virginia's 5th congressional district (1789-1791; Republican).

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Voting Record

From May 1789 to Mar 1797, Madison missed 57 of 363 roll call votes, which is 15.7%. This is on par with the median of 15.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1797. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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