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Rep. Willis Alston

Former Representative for North Carolina’s 2nd District

Alston was the representative for North Carolina’s 2nd congressional district and was a Jackson. He served from 1829 to 1831.

He was previously the representative for North Carolina’s 2nd congressional district as a Jackson from 1827 to 1829; the representative for North Carolina’s 2nd congressional district as a Jackson from 1825 to 1827; the representative for North Carolina’s 2nd congressional district as a Republican from 1811 to 1815; the representative for North Carolina’s 2nd congressional district as a Republican from 1807 to 1811; the representative for North Carolina’s 2nd congressional district as a Republican from 1805 to 1807; the representative for North Carolina’s 2nd congressional district as a Republican from 1803 to 1805; the representative for North Carolina’s 9th congressional district as a Republican from 1801 to 1803; and the representative for North Carolina’s 9th congressional district as a Republican from 1799 to 1801.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1799 to Mar 1831, Alston missed 253 of 2,339 roll call votes, which is 10.8%. This is better than the median of 14.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1831. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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