Rep. Edward Stanly

Former Representative from North Carolina’s 8th District, Whig

Stanly, a Whig, was the representative for North Carolina's 8th congressional district from 1851 to 1853.

He was previously the representative for North Carolina's 8th congressional district (1849-1851); the representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district (1839-1843); and the representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district (1837-1839).

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Sep 1837 to Mar 1853, Stanly missed 529 of 3,227 roll call votes, which is 16.4%. This is better than the median of 27.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1853. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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