Rep. Joseph Lewis Jr.

Former Representative from Virginia’s 8th District, Federalist

Lewis, a Federalist, was the representative for Virginia's 8th congressional district from 1815 to 1817.

He was previously the representative for Virginia's 8th congressional district (1813-1815); the representative for Virginia's 7th congressional district (1811-1813); the representative for Virginia's 7th congressional district (1807-1811); the representative for Virginia's 7th congressional district (1805-1807); and the representative for Virginia's 7th congressional district (1803-1805).

Voting Record

From Oct 1803 to Mar 1817, Lewis missed 247 of 1,597 roll call votes, which is 15.5%. This is on par with the median of 16.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1817. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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