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Rep. William Terry

Former Representative for Virginia’s 9th District

Terry was the representative for Virginia’s 9th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1875 to 1877.

He was previously the representative for Virginia’s 8th congressional district as a Democrat from 1871 to 1873.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1871 to Mar 1877, Terry missed 43 of 845 roll call votes, which is 5.1%. This is better than the median of 26.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1877. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.

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Primary Sources

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