Stevenson was the representative for Virginia’s 11th congressional district and was a Jackson. He served from 1833 to 1835.
He was previously the representative for Virginia’s 9th congressional district as a Jackson from 1831 to 1833; the representative for Virginia’s 9th congressional district as a Jackson from 1829 to 1831; the representative for Virginia’s 9th congressional district as a Jackson from 1827 to 1829; the representative for Virginia’s 9th congressional district as a Jackson from 1825 to 1827; the representative for Virginia’s 9th congressional district as a Jacksonian from 1823 to 1825; and the representative for Virginia’s 23rd congressional district as a Republican from 1821 to 1823.
From Dec 1821 to Jun 1834, Stevenson missed 1,160 of 1,396 roll call votes, which is 83.1%. This is much worse than the median of 18.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jun 1834. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1821-May 1822||71||20||28.2%||88th|
|Dec 1823-May 1824||79||4||5.1%||29th|
|Dec 1824-Mar 1825||15||1||6.7%||23rd|
|Dec 1827-May 1828||160||158||98.8%||98th|
|Dec 1828-Mar 1829||73||69||94.5%||98th|
|Dec 1829-May 1830||185||184||99.5%||97th|
|Dec 1830-Mar 1831||88||87||98.9%||99th|
|Dec 1831-Feb 1832||53||52||98.1%||98th|
|Dec 1832-Mar 1833||143||142||99.3%||99th|
|Dec 1833-Feb 1834||35||35||100.0%||98th|
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
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo