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Rep. Richard Cheatham

Former Representative for Tennessee’s 11th District

Cheatham was the representative for Tennessee’s 11th congressional district and was a Whig. He served from 1837 to 1839.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Sep 1837 to Mar 1839, Cheatham missed 53 of 475 roll call votes, which is 11.2%. This is better 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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