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Rep. Samuel Eliot

Former Representative for Massachusetts’s 1st District

Eliot was the representative for Massachusetts’s 1st congressional district and was a Whig. He served from 1849 to 1851.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1850 to Mar 1851, Eliot missed 32 of 279 roll call votes, which is 11.5%. This is better than the median of 21.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1851. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.

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Primary Sources

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