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Rep. Orrin Holt

Former Representative for Connecticut’s 6th District

Holt was the representative for Connecticut’s 6th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1837 to 1839.

He was previously the representative for Connecticut as a Jackson from 1835 to 1837.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jul 1836 to Mar 1839, Holt missed 192 of 617 roll call votes, which is 31.1%. 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.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses, major life events, and running for higher office.

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Primary Sources

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