Rep. John Patton
Former Representative from Pennsylvania's 20th District
|Representative||Pennsylvania's 20th District|
|Representative||Pennsylvania's 24th District|
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From Jul 1861 to Mar 1889, Patton missed 321 of 947 roll call votes, which is 33.9%. This is worse than the median of 32.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1889. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Elligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1861-Feb 1862||74||10||13.5%||22nd|
|Dec 1862-Mar 1863||269||105||39.0%||67th|
|Dec 1887-Feb 1888||38||9||23.7%||47th|
|Dec 1888-Mar 1889||113||23||20.4%||21st|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000