Rep. Joseph Ridgway

Former Representative from Ohio’s 8th District, Whig

Ridgway, a Whig, was the representative for Ohio's 8th congressional district from 1839 to 1843.

He was previously the representative for Ohio's 8th congressional district (1837-1839).

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Sep 1837 to Mar 1843, Ridgway missed 162 of 2,200 roll call votes, which is 7.4%. This is better than the median of 26.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1843. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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