Rep. Sampson Harris

Former Representative from Alabama’s 7th District, Democrat

Harris, a Democrat, was the representative for Alabama's 7th congressional district from 1855 to 1857.

He was previously the representative for Alabama's 3rd congressional district (1853-1855); the representative for Alabama's 3rd congressional district (1851-1853); the representative for Alabama's 3rd congressional district (1849-1851); and the representative for Alabama's 3rd congressional district (1847-1849).

Voting Record

From Dec 1847 to Mar 1857, Harris missed 753 of 2,841 roll call votes, which is 26.5%. This is on par with the median of 25.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1857. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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