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Rep. William Pennington

Former Representative for New Jersey’s 5th District

Pennington was the representative for New Jersey’s 5th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1859 to 1861.

Photo of Rep. William Pennington [R-NJ5, 1859-1861]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1859 to Mar 1861, Pennington missed 398 of 433 roll call votes, which is 91.9%. This is much worse than the median of 24.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1861. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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