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Rep. John Palmer

Former Representative for New York’s 13th District

Palmer was the representative for New York’s 13th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1837 to 1839.

He was previously the representative for New York’s 12th congressional district as a Republican from 1817 to 1819.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1817 to Mar 1839, Palmer missed 188 of 581 roll call votes, which is 32.4%. This is worse than the median of 23.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1839. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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