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Rep. Oakes Ames

Former Representative for Massachusetts’s 2nd District

Ames, a Republican, was the representative for Massachusetts's 2nd congressional district from 1865 to 1873.

He was previously the representative for Massachusetts's 2nd congressional district (1863-1865).

Photo of Rep. Oakes Ames [R-MA2, 1865-1873]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1863 to Mar 1873, Ames missed 978 of 3,081 roll call votes, which is 31.7%. This is worse than the median of 24.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1873. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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