Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1845
Rep. Alexander Duncan [D-OH1, 1843-1845] leaves office as Representative for Ohio's 1st congressional district.
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Former Representative from Ohio’s 1st District, Democrat
Duncan, a Democrat, was the representative for Ohio's 1st congressional district from 1843 to 1845.
He was previously the representative for Ohio's 1st congressional district (1839-1841); and the representative for Ohio's 1st congressional district (1837-1839).
From Sep 1837 to Mar 1845, Duncan missed 714 of 1,823 roll call votes, which is 39.2%. This is much worse than the median of 23.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1845. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||52||15||28.8%||63rd|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||80||55.2%||85th|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||44||25.9%||70th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||69||56.1%||86th|
|Dec 1843-Feb 1844||140||41||29.3%||71st|
|Dec 1844-Mar 1845||170||63||37.1%||82nd|
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