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Rep. William Stanbery

Former Representative for Ohio’s 8th District

Stanbery was the representative for Ohio’s 8th congressional district and was an Anti Jacksonian. He served from 1831 to 1833.

He was previously the representative for Ohio’s 8th congressional district as a Jackson from 1829 to 1831; and the representative for Ohio’s 8th congressional district as a Jackson from 1827 to 1829.

Misconduct

Stanbery faced an allegation of insulting the Speaker during floor debate on July 9, 1832 by saying the House Speaker was too focused on trying to become Speaker. On Jul. 11, 1832, the House of Representatives censured him, 92- 44.

Jul. 11, 1832 House of Representatives censured, 92- 44

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