Murray was the representative for Maryland’s 8th congressional district and was a Federalist. He served from 1795 to 1797.
He was previously the representative for Maryland’s 8th congressional district as a Federalist from 1793 to 1795; and the representative for Maryland’s 5th congressional district as a Federalist from 1791 to 1793.
From Nov 1791 to Mar 1797, Murray missed 29 of 254 roll call votes, which is 11.4%. This is on par with the median of 15.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1797. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Nov 1792-Mar 1793||41||6||14.6%||50th|
|Nov 1794-Mar 1795||15||1||6.7%||16th|
|Dec 1796-Mar 1797||40||8||20.0%||67th|
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