Rep. Robert Desha

Former Representative from Tennessee’s 5th District, Jackson

Desha, a Jackson, was the representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district from 1829 to 1831.

He was previously the representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district (1827-1829).

Voting Record

From Dec 1827 to Mar 1831, Desha missed 31 of 506 roll call votes, which is 6.1%. This is better than the median of 14.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1831. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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