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Rep. Peterson Goodwyn

Former Representative for Virginia’s 19th District

Goodwyn was the representative for Virginia’s 19th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1817 to 1819.

He was previously the representative for Virginia’s 19th congressional district as a Republican from 1815 to 1817; the representative for Virginia’s 19th congressional district as a Republican from 1813 to 1815; the representative for Virginia’s 18th congressional district as a Republican from 1811 to 1813; the representative for Virginia’s 18th congressional district as a Republican from 1807 to 1811; the representative for Virginia’s 18th congressional district as a Republican from 1805 to 1807; and the representative for Virginia’s 18th congressional district as a Republican from 1803 to 1805.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Oct 1803 to Feb 1818, Goodwyn missed 414 of 1,617 roll call votes, which is 25.6%. This is worse than the median of 15.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Feb 1818. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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