Rep. Waddy Thompson Jr.

Former Representative from South Carolina’s 6th District, Whig

Thompson, a Whig, was the representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district from 1839 to 1841.

He was previously the representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district (1837-1839); and the representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district (1835-1837; Anti Jacksonian).

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1835 to Mar 1841, Thompson missed 806 of 1,685 roll call votes, which is 47.8%. This is much worse than the median of 30.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1841. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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