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Rep. William Calhoun

Former Representative for Massachusetts’s 8th District

Calhoun was the representative for Massachusetts’s 8th congressional district and was a Whig. He served from 1839 to 1843.

He was previously the representative for Massachusetts’s 8th congressional district as a Whig from 1837 to 1839; and the representative for Massachusetts’s 8th congressional district as a Whig from 1835 to 1837.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1835 to Mar 1843, Calhoun missed 548 of 2,659 roll call votes, which is 20.6%. This is better than the median of 26.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1843. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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