Sen. Richard Brent

Former Senator from Virginia, Republican

Brent, a Republican, was a senator from Virginia from 1809 to 1815.

He was previously the representative for Virginia's 17th congressional district (1801-1803); and the representative for Virginia's 17th congressional district (1795-1799).

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Voting Record

From Mar 1809 to Dec 1814, Brent missed 244 of 572 roll call votes, which is 42.7%. This is much worse than the median of 14.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 1814. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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