Rep. Jehu Baker

Former Representative from Illinois’s 21st District, Democrat

Baker, a Democrat, was the representative for Illinois's 21st congressional district from 1897 to 1899.

He was previously the representative for Illinois's 18th congressional district (1887-1889; Republican); and the representative for Illinois's 12th congressional district (1865-1869; Republican).

Voting Record

From Dec 1865 to Mar 1899, Baker missed 139 of 1,833 roll call votes, which is 7.6%. This is better than the median of 34.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1899. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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