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Rep. Joseph Chinn

Former Representative for Virginia’s 10th District

Chinn was the representative for Virginia’s 10th congressional district and was a Jackson. He served from 1833 to 1835.

He was previously the representative for Virginia’s 13th congressional district as a Jackson from 1831 to 1833.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1831 to Mar 1835, Chinn missed 136 of 789 roll call votes, which is 17.2%. This is on par with the median of 18.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1835. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses, major life events, and running for higher office.

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Primary Sources

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