Rep. Joseph Hemphill

Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 2nd District, Jackson

Hemphill, a Jackson, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 2nd congressional district from 1829 to 1831.

He was previously the representative for Pennsylvania's 2nd congressional district (1825-1827); the representative for Pennsylvania's 2nd congressional district (1823-1825; Federalist); the representative for Pennsylvania's 1st congressional district (1821-1823; Federalist); the representative for Pennsylvania's 1st congressional district (1819-1821; Federalist); and the representative for Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district (1801-1803; Federalist).

Voting Record

From Dec 1801 to Mar 1831, Hemphill missed 225 of 810 roll call votes, which is 27.8%. This is much worse than the median of 14.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1831. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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