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Rep. William Goggin

Former Representative for Virginia’s 5th District

Goggin was the representative for Virginia’s 5th congressional district and was a Whig. He served from 1847 to 1849.

He was previously the representative for Virginia’s 5th congressional district as a Whig from 1843 to 1845; and the representative for Virginia’s 7th congressional district as a Whig from 1839 to 1843.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1839 to Mar 1849, Goggin missed 449 of 2,574 roll call votes, which is 17.4%. This is better than the median of 24.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1849. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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