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Rep. Thomas Gilmer

Former Representative for Virginia’s 5th District

Gilmer was the representative for Virginia’s 5th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1843 to 1845.

He was previously the representative for Virginia’s 12th congressional district as a Whig from 1841 to 1843.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From May 1841 to Feb 1844, Gilmer missed 361 of 1,079 roll call votes, which is 33.5%. This is worse than the median of 23.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Feb 1844. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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