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Rep. Hugh Nelson

Former Representative for Virginia’s 22nd District

Nelson was the representative for Virginia’s 22nd congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1821 to 1823.

He was previously the representative for Virginia’s 22nd congressional district as a Republican from 1819 to 1821; the representative for Virginia’s 22nd congressional district as a Republican from 1817 to 1819; the representative for Virginia’s 22nd congressional district as a Republican from 1815 to 1817; the representative for Virginia’s 22nd congressional district as a Republican from 1813 to 1815; and the representative for Virginia’s 21st congressional district as a Republican from 1811 to 1813.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Nov 1811 to Mar 1823, Nelson missed 115 of 1,127 roll call votes, which is 10.2%. This is better than the median of 13.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1823. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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