Lincoln Davis

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Lincoln Davis
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U.S. House, Tennessee, District 4
Former officeholder
In office
2003 – 2011
Term ends
January 3, 2011
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First electedNovember 5, 2003
Term limitsN/A
Lincoln Davis was a Democratic representative of the 4th District of Tennessee.



On November 2, 2010, Scott DesJarlais won election to the United States House of Representatives. He defeated Lincoln Davis and Paul H. Curtis in the general election.[1]

U.S. House of Representatives, Tennessee Congressional District 4 Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngScott DesJarlais 58.6% 103,969
     Democratic Lincoln Davis 39.6% 70,254
     Independent Paul H. Curtis 1.8% 3,178
Total Votes 177,401

Voting Record

Frequency of Voting with Democratic Leadership

According to a July 2010 analysis of 1,357 votes cast from January 1, 2009 to June 16, 2010, Rep. Davis has voted with the House Democratic leadership 94.4% of the time.[2] That same analysis reported that he also voted with party leadership 95.7% of the time in 2010.

Washington Post Analysis

A separate analysis from The Washington Post, concluded that he votes 94.6% of the time with the majority of rank-and-file Democrats in the House of Representatives.[3]