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Rep. Weldon Edwards

Former Representative for North Carolina’s 6th District

Edwards was the representative for North Carolina’s 6th congressional district and was a Jackson. He served from 1825 to 1827.

He was previously the representative for North Carolina’s 6th congressional district as a Republican from 1823 to 1825; the representative for North Carolina’s 6th congressional district as a Republican from 1821 to 1823; the representative for North Carolina’s 6th congressional district as a Republican from 1819 to 1821; the representative for North Carolina’s 6th congressional district as a Republican from 1817 to 1819; and the representative for North Carolina’s 6th congressional district as a Republican from 1815 to 1817.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Feb 1816 to Mar 1827, Edwards missed 43 of 650 roll call votes, which is 6.6%. This is better than the median of 16.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1827. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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