Rep. Shelton Leake

Former Representative from Virginia’s 6th District, Ind. Democrat

Leake, an Ind. Democrat, was the representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district from 1859 to 1861.

He was previously the representative for Virginia's 5th congressional district (1845-1847; Democrat).

Voting Record

From Dec 1845 to Mar 1861, Leake missed 300 of 1,075 roll call votes, which is 27.9%. This is on par with the median of 24.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1861. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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