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Sen. Robert Harper

Former Senator for Maryland

Harper, a Federalist, was a senator from Maryland from 1816 to 1817.

He was previously the representative for South Carolina's 5th congressional district (1799-1801); the representative for South Carolina's 5th congressional district (1795-1799); and the representative for South Carolina's 5th congressional district (1793-1795).

Photo of Sen. Robert Harper [F-MD, 1816-1817]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Feb 1816 to Apr 1816, Harper missed 50 of 115 roll call votes, which is 43.5%. This is much worse than the median of 11.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Apr 1816. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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