Rep. James Hamilton Jr.

Former Representative from South Carolina’s 2nd District, Jackson

Hamilton, a Jackson, was the representative for South Carolina's 2nd congressional district from 1827 to 1829.

He was previously the representative for South Carolina's 2nd congressional district (1825-1827); the representative for South Carolina's 2nd congressional district (1823-1825; None); and the representative for South Carolina's 2nd congressional district (1821-1823; Republican).

Voting Record

From Jan 1823 to Mar 1829, Hamilton missed 140 of 462 roll call votes, which is 30.3%. This is much worse than the median of 16.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1829. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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