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Rep. Ratliff Boon

Former Representative for Indiana’s 1st District

Boon was the representative for Indiana’s 1st congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1837 to 1839.

He was previously the representative for Indiana’s 1st congressional district as a Jackson from 1835 to 1837; the representative for Indiana’s 1st congressional district as a Jackson from 1833 to 1835; the representative for Indiana’s 1st congressional district as a Jackson from 1831 to 1833; the representative for Indiana’s 1st congressional district as a Jackson from 1829 to 1831; and the representative for Indiana’s 1st congressional district as a Jackson from 1825 to 1827.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1826 to Mar 1839, Boon missed 590 of 2,107 roll call votes, which is 28.0%. 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.

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Primary Sources

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