Rep. John Wentworth

Former Representative from Illinois’s 1st District, Republican

Wentworth, a Republican, was the representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district from 1865 to 1867.

He was previously the representative for Illinois's 2nd congressional district (1853-1855; Democrat); the representative for Illinois's 4th congressional district (1849-1851; Democrat); the representative for Illinois's 4th congressional district (1847-1849; Democrat); the representative for Illinois's 4th congressional district (1845-1847; Democrat); and the representative for Illinois's 4th congressional district (1843-1845; Democrat).

Voting Record

From Dec 1843 to Mar 1867, Wentworth missed 631 of 3,509 roll call votes, which is 18.0%. This is better than the median of 25.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1867. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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