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Rep. John King

Former Representative for Louisiana’s 5th District

King was the representative for Louisiana’s 5th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1885 to 1887.

He was previously the representative for Louisiana’s 5th congressional district as a Democrat from 1883 to 1885; the representative for Louisiana’s 5th congressional district as a Democrat from 1881 to 1883; and the representative for Louisiana’s 5th congressional district as a Democrat from 1879 to 1881.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1879 to Mar 1887, King missed 651 of 1,428 roll call votes, which is 45.6%. This is much worse than the median of 28.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1887. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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