Rep. Peter Silvester

Former Representative from New York’s 11th District, Whig

Silvester, a Whig, was the representative for New York's 11th congressional district from 1849 to 1851.

He was previously the representative for New York's 11th congressional district (1847-1849).

Voting Record

From Dec 1847 to Mar 1851, Silvester missed 224 of 1,050 roll call votes, which is 21.3%. This is on par with the median of 21.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1851. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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