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Rep. Samuel Lanham

Former Representative for Texas’s 8th District

Lanham, a Democrat, was the representative for Texas's 8th congressional district from 1901 to 1903.

He was previously the representative for Texas's 8th congressional district (1899-1901); the representative for Texas's 8th congressional district (1897-1899); the representative for Texas's 11th congressional district (1891-1893); the representative for Texas's 11th congressional district (1889-1891); the representative for Texas's 11th congressional district (1887-1889); the representative for Texas's 11th congressional district (1885-1887); and the representative for Texas's 11th congressional district (1883-1885).

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1883 to Jan 1903, Lanham missed 293 of 2,263 roll call votes, which is 12.9%. This is better than the median of 31.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jan 1903. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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