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Rep. William Higby

Former Representative for California’s 2nd District

Higby was the representative for California’s 2nd congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1865 to 1869.

He was previously the representative for California as a Republican from 1863 to 1865.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1863 to Mar 1869, Higby missed 221 of 1,834 roll call votes, which is 12.1%. This is better than the median of 26.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1869. 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.

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Primary Sources

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