Rep. Jacob Thompson

Former Representative from Mississippi’s 1st District, Democrat

Thompson, a Democrat, was the representative for Mississippi's 1st congressional district from 1849 to 1851.

He was previously the representative for Mississippi's 1st congressional district (1847-1849); the representative for Mississippi (1845-1847); the representative for Mississippi (1843-1845); and the representative for Mississippi (1839-1843).

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1839 to Mar 1851, Thompson missed 942 of 4,014 roll call votes, which is 23.5%. This is on par with the median of 21.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1851. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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