Rep. Walter Coles

Former Representative from Virginia’s 3rd District, Democrat

Coles, a Democrat, was the representative for Virginia's 3rd congressional district from 1843 to 1845.

He was previously the representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district (1839-1843); the representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district (1837-1839); and the representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district (1835-1837; Jackson).

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1835 to Mar 1845, Coles missed 804 of 3,256 roll call votes, which is 24.7%. This is on par with the median of 23.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1845. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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