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Rep. Thomas Abernethy

Former Representative for Mississippi’s 1st District

Abernethy, a Democrat, was the representative for Mississippi's 1st congressional district from 1953 to 1972.

He was previously the representative for Mississippi's 4th congressional district (1943-1952).

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1943 to Oct 1972, Abernethy missed 375 of 4,109 roll call votes, which is 9.1%. This is on par with the median of 10.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1972. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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