Rep. Joseph Hiester

Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 7th District, Republican

Hiester, a Republican, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district from 1819 to 1821.

He was previously the representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district (1817-1819); the representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district (1815-1817); the representative for Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district (1803-1805); the representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district (1801-1803); the representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district (1799-1801); and the representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district (1797-1799).

Voting Record

From Nov 1797 to Dec 1820, Hiester missed 199 of 803 roll call votes, which is 24.8%. This is worse than the median of 14.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1820. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

Show the numbers...

Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: