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Rep. George Hopkins

Former Representative for Virginia’s 13th District

Hopkins was the representative for Virginia’s 13th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1857 to 1859.

He was previously the representative for Virginia’s 13th congressional district as a Democrat from 1845 to 1847; the representative for Virginia’s 13th congressional district as a Democrat from 1843 to 1845; the representative for Virginia’s 18th congressional district as most recently a Democrat (1841-1843) and previously a Conservative (1839-1841) from 1839 to 1843; the representative for Virginia’s 18th congressional district as a Democrat from 1837 to 1839; and the representative for Virginia’s 18th congressional district as a Jackson from 1835 to 1837.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1835 to Mar 1859, Hopkins missed 870 of 4,446 roll call votes, which is 19.6%. This is on par with the median of 23.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1859. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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