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Rep. James Richardson

Former Representative for Tennessee’s 5th District

Richardson was the representative for Tennessee’s 5th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1903 to 1905.

He was previously the representative for Tennessee’s 5th congressional district as a Democrat from 1901 to 1903; the representative for Tennessee’s 5th congressional district as a Democrat from 1899 to 1901; the representative for Tennessee’s 5th congressional district as a Democrat from 1895 to 1899; the representative for Tennessee’s 5th congressional district as a Democrat from 1893 to 1895; the representative for Tennessee’s 5th congressional district as a Democrat from 1891 to 1893; the representative for Tennessee’s 5th congressional district as a Democrat from 1889 to 1891; the representative for Tennessee’s 5th congressional district as a Democrat from 1887 to 1889; and the representative for Tennessee’s 5th congressional district as a Democrat from 1885 to 1887.

Photo of Rep. James Richardson [D-TN5, 1903-1905]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1885 to Mar 1905, Richardson missed 635 of 2,654 roll call votes, which is 23.9%. This is on par with the median of 29.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1905. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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