Rep. James Gillespie

Former Representative from North Carolina’s 5th District, Republican

Gillespie, a Republican, was the representative for North Carolina's 5th congressional district from 1803 to 1805.

He was previously the representative for North Carolina's 6th congressional district (1795-1799); and the representative for North Carolina's 6th congressional district (1793-1795; Anti-Administration).

Voting Record

From Jan 1794 to Mar 1805, Gillespie missed 68 of 439 roll call votes, which is 15.5%. This is on par with the median of 17.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1805. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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