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Rep. Lemuel Alston

Former Representative for South Carolina’s 8th District

Alston was the representative for South Carolina’s 8th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1807 to 1811.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Oct 1807 to Mar 1811, Alston missed 174 of 528 roll call votes, which is 33.0%. This is worse than the median of 19.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1811. 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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