Vice President Schuyler Colfax

Former Vice President of the United States (and President of the Senate), Republican

Colfax, a Republican, was Vice President of the United States (and President of the Senate) from 1869 to 1873.

He was previously the representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district (1865-1869); the representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district (1863-1865); the representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district (1861-1863); the representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district (1859-1861); the representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district (1857-1859); and the representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district (1855-1857; Ind. Republican-Democrat).

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Voting Record

From Dec 1855 to Mar 1869, Colfax missed 139 of 2,395 roll call votes, which is 5.8%. This is better than the median of 26.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1869. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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