Skinner, a Republican, was the representative for Massachusetts's 12th congressional district from 1803 to 1805.
He was previously the representative for Massachusetts's 1st congressional district (1795-1799).
From Jan 1796 to Mar 1804, Skinner missed 90 of 293 roll call votes, which is 30.7%. This is worse than the median of 17.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1804. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1796-Mar 1797||40||18||45.0%||85th|
|Nov 1797-Feb 1798||19||2||10.5%||58th|
|Dec 1798-Mar 1799||44||5||11.4%||58th|
|Oct 1803-Mar 1804||97||25||25.8%||65th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- @unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000