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Rep. Anthony Thornton

Former Representative for Illinois’s 10th District

Thornton was the representative for Illinois’s 10th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1865 to 1867.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1865 to Mar 1867, Thornton missed 148 of 613 roll call votes, which is 24.1%. This is on par with the median of 25.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1867. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.

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Primary Sources

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