Rep. James McKay

Former Representative from North Carolina’s 7th District, Democrat

McKay, a Democrat, was the representative for North Carolina's 7th congressional district from 1847 to 1849.

He was previously the representative for North Carolina's 6th congressional district (1845-1847); the representative for North Carolina's 6th congressional district (1843-1845); the representative for North Carolina's 5th congressional district (1839-1843); the representative for North Carolina's 5th congressional district (1837-1839); the representative for North Carolina's 5th congressional district (1835-1837; Jackson); the representative for North Carolina's 5th congressional district (1833-1835; Jackson); and the representative for North Carolina's 5th congressional district (1831-1833; Jackson).

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Voting Record

From Dec 1831 to Mar 1849, McKay missed 596 of 5,165 roll call votes, which is 11.5%. This is better than the median of 24.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1849. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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