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Rep. Tristam Burges

Former Representative for Rhode Island

Burges was the representative for Rhode Island and was an Anti Jacksonian. He served from 1833 to 1835.

He was previously the representative for Rhode Island as an Anti Jacksonian from 1831 to 1833; the representative for Rhode Island as an Anti Jacksonian from 1829 to 1831; the representative for Rhode Island as an Adams from 1827 to 1829; and the representative for Rhode Island as an Adams from 1825 to 1827.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

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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Primary Sources

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