Rep. Reuben Chapman

Former Representative from Alabama’s 6th District, Democrat

Chapman, a Democrat, was the representative for Alabama's 6th congressional district from 1845 to 1847.

He was previously the representative for Alabama's 6th congressional district (1843-1845); the representative for Alabama (1841-1843); the representative for Alabama's 1st congressional district (1839-1841); the representative for Alabama's 1st congressional district (1837-1839); and the representative for Alabama's 1st congressional district (1835-1837; Jackson).

Voting Record

From Dec 1835 to Mar 1847, Chapman missed 909 of 3,898 roll call votes, which is 23.3%. This is on par with the median of 24.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1847. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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