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Rep. John Patton

Former Representative for Virginia’s 13th District

Patton was the representative for Virginia’s 13th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1837 to 1839.

He was previously the representative for Virginia’s 13th congressional district as a Jackson from 1835 to 1837; the representative for Virginia’s 13th congressional district as a Jackson from 1833 to 1835; the representative for Virginia’s 11th congressional district as a Jackson from 1831 to 1833; and the representative for Virginia’s 11th congressional district as a Jackson from 1829 to 1831.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1830 to Apr 1838, Patton missed 380 of 1,464 roll call votes, which is 26.0%. This is on par with the median of 23.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Apr 1838. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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