Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1843
Rep. Caleb Cushing [W-MA3, 1839-1843] leaves office as Representative for Massachusetts's 3rd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Massachusetts’s 3rd District, Whig
Cushing, a Whig, was the representative for Massachusetts's 3rd congressional district from 1839 to 1843.
He was previously the representative for Massachusetts's 3rd congressional district (1837-1839); and the representative for Massachusetts's 3rd congressional district (1835-1837).
From Dec 1835 to Mar 1843, Cushing missed 694 of 2,659 roll call votes, which is 26.1%. This is on par with the median of 26.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1843. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1835-Feb 1836||57||5||8.8%||39th|
|Dec 1836-Mar 1837||136||35||25.7%||55th|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||52||22||42.3%||86th|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||29||20.0%||39th|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||34||20.0%||54th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||41||33.3%||61st|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||32||15.7%||30th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||43||25.0%||52nd|
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