Sheppard, a Democrat, was the representative for Texas's 4th congressional district from 1901 to 1903.
He was previously the representative for Texas's 4th congressional district (1899-1901).
From Dec 1899 to Feb 1903, Sheppard missed 54 of 219 roll call votes, which is 24.7%. This is better than the median of 31.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Feb 1903. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1899-Feb 1900||21||0||0.0%||0th|
|Dec 1900-Mar 1901||62||0||0.0%||0th|
|Dec 1901-Feb 1902||19||3||15.8%||29th|
|Dec 1902-Mar 1903||1||0||0.0%||0th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- @unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000