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Rep. Jacob Thompson

Former Representative for Mississippi’s 1st District

Thompson was the representative for Mississippi’s 1st congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1849 to 1851.

He was previously the representative for Mississippi’s 1st congressional district as a Democrat from 1847 to 1849; the representative for Mississippi as a Democrat from 1845 to 1847; the representative for Mississippi as a Democrat from 1843 to 1845; and the representative for Mississippi as a Democrat from 1839 to 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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Primary Sources

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