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Rep. Richard Stanford

Former Representative for North Carolina’s 8th District

Stanford was the representative for North Carolina’s 8th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1815 to 1817.

He was previously the representative for North Carolina’s 8th congressional district as a Republican from 1811 to 1815; the representative for North Carolina’s 8th congressional district as a Republican from 1807 to 1811; the representative for North Carolina’s 8th congressional district as a Republican from 1805 to 1807; the representative for North Carolina’s 8th congressional district as a Republican from 1803 to 1805; the representative for North Carolina’s 4th congressional district as a Republican from 1801 to 1803; the representative for North Carolina’s 4th congressional district as a Republican from 1799 to 1801; and the representative for North Carolina’s 4th congressional district as a Republican from 1797 to 1799.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jun 1797 to Apr 1816, Stanford missed 100 of 1,937 roll call votes, which is 5.2%. This is better than the median of 16.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Apr 1816. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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