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Rep. Thomas Gholson Jr.

Former Representative for Virginia’s 18th District

Gholson was the representative for Virginia’s 18th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1815 to 1817.

He was previously the representative for Virginia’s 18th congressional district as a Republican from 1813 to 1815; the representative for Virginia’s 17th congressional district as a Republican from 1811 to 1813; and the representative for Virginia’s 17th congressional district as a Republican from 1807 to 1811.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Nov 1808 to Apr 1816, Gholson missed 112 of 1,147 roll call votes, which is 9.8%. 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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