Rep. Rufus Lester

Former Representative from Georgia’s 1st District, Democrat

Lester, a Democrat, was the representative for Georgia's 1st congressional district from 1905 to 1907.

He was previously the representative for Georgia's 1st congressional district (1903-1905); the representative for Georgia's 1st congressional district (1901-1903); the representative for Georgia's 1st congressional district (1899-1901); the representative for Georgia's 1st congressional district (1895-1899); the representative for Georgia's 1st congressional district (1893-1895); the representative for Georgia's 1st congressional district (1891-1893); and the representative for Georgia's 1st congressional district (1889-1891).

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Voting Record

From Dec 1889 to Jun 1906, Lester missed 647 of 2,121 roll call votes, which is 30.5%. This is on par with the median of 30.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jun 1906. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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