Rep. Tristam Burges

Former Representative from Rhode Island, Anti Jacksonian

Burges, a Anti Jacksonian, was the representative for Rhode Island from 1833 to 1835.

He was previously the representative for Rhode Island (1831-1833); the representative for Rhode Island (1829-1831); the representative for Rhode Island (1827-1829; Adams); and the representative for Rhode Island (1825-1827; Adams).

Voting Record

From Jan 1826 to Mar 1835, Burges missed 506 of 1,406 roll call votes, which is 36.0%. This is much worse than the median of 18.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1835. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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