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Rep. Lemuel Benton

Former Representative for South Carolina’s 3rd District

Benton, a Republican, was the representative for South Carolina's 3rd congressional district from 1795 to 1799.

He was previously the representative for South Carolina's 3rd congressional district (1793-1795).

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1794 to Mar 1799, Benton missed 204 of 307 roll call votes, which is 66.4%. This is much worse than the median of 14.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1799. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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