Bibb was a senator from Georgia and was a Republican. He served from 1813 to 1816.
He was previously the representative for Georgia as a Republican from 1811 to 1813; the representative for Georgia as a Republican from 1807 to 1811; and the representative for Georgia as a Republican from 1807 to 1807.
From Dec 1813 to Apr 1816, Bibb missed 83 of 336 roll call votes, which is 24.7%. This is much worse than the median of 11.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Apr 1816. 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.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1805-Apr 1806 (House)||7||7||100.0%||96th|
|Dec 1806-Mar 1807 (House)||34||2||5.9%||15th|
|1807 Oct-Dec (House)||35||2||5.7%||34th|
|1808 Jan-Mar (House)||49||2||4.1%||9th|
|1808 Apr-Apr (House)||35||5||14.3%||38th|
|Nov 1808-Mar 1809 (House)||116||20||17.2%||42nd|
|1809 May-Jun (House)||36||2||5.6%||9th|
|Dec 1809-Jan 1810 (House)||29||4||13.8%||55th|
|1810 Feb-Apr (House)||121||27||22.3%||57th|
|1810 May-May (House)||3||0||0.0%||0th|
|Dec 1810-Mar 1811 (House)||104||26||25.0%||69th|
|Nov 1811-Feb 1812 (House)||82||2||2.4%||7th|
|1812 Mar-Jun (House)||128||6||4.7%||20th|
|1812 Jul-Jul (House)||14||0||0.0%||0th|
|Nov 1812-Mar 1813 (House)||90||10||11.1%||37th|
|1813 May-Aug (House)||72||9||12.5%||54th|
|Dec 1813-Apr 1814 (Senate)||89||17||19.1%||65th|
|1814 Sep-Nov (Senate)||19||0||0.0%||0th|
|Dec 1814-Feb 1815 (Senate)||86||3||3.5%||18th|
|1815 Mar-Mar (Senate)||6||0||0.0%||0th|
|Dec 1815-Apr 1816 (Senate)||136||63||46.3%||94th|
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
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo