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Rep. William Carter

Former Representative for Tennessee’s 1st District

Carter was the representative for Tennessee’s 1st congressional district and was a Whig. He served from 1839 to 1841.

He was previously the representative for Tennessee’s 1st congressional district as a Whig from 1837 to 1839; and the representative for Tennessee’s 1st congressional district as a Whig from 1835 to 1837.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1835 to Mar 1841, Carter missed 336 of 1,685 roll call votes, which is 19.9%. This is better than the median of 30.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1841. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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