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Rep. Thomas Bayly

Former Representative for Virginia’s 1st District

Bayly was the representative for Virginia’s 1st congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1855 to 1857.

He was previously the representative for Virginia’s 1st congressional district as a Democrat from 1853 to 1855; the representative for Virginia’s 7th congressional district as a Democrat from 1851 to 1853; the representative for Virginia’s 7th congressional district as a Democrat from 1849 to 1851; the representative for Virginia’s 7th congressional district as a Democrat from 1847 to 1849; the representative for Virginia’s 7th congressional district as a Democrat from 1845 to 1847; and the representative for Virginia’s 7th congressional district as a Democrat from 1843 to 1845.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1844 to Jun 1856, Bayly missed 1,412 of 3,370 roll call votes, which is 41.9%. This is much worse than the median of 25.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jun 1856. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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