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Rep. Thomas Akers

Former Representative for Missouri’s 5th District

Akers was the representative for Missouri’s 5th congressional district and was an American. He served from 1855 to 1857.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Aug 1856 to Mar 1857, Akers missed 77 of 277 roll call votes, which is 27.8%. 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.

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

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Primary Sources

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