Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1845
Rep. Cave Johnson [D-TN9, 1843-1845] leaves office as Representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Tennessee’s 9th District, Democrat
Johnson, a Democrat, was the representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district from 1843 to 1845.
He was previously the representative for Tennessee's 11th congressional district (1839-1843); the representative for Tennessee's 11th congressional district (1835-1837; Jackson); the representative for Tennessee's 11th congressional district (1833-1835; Jackson); the representative for Tennessee's 8th congressional district (1831-1833; Jackson); and the representative for Tennessee's 8th congressional district (1829-1831; Jackson).
From Dec 1829 to Mar 1845, Johnson missed 732 of 3,842 roll call votes, which is 19.1%. This is better 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 1829-May 1830||185||7||3.8%||0th|
|Dec 1830-Mar 1831||88||6||6.8%||17th|
|Dec 1831-Feb 1832||53||0||0.0%||0th|
|Dec 1832-Mar 1833||143||37||25.9%||57th|
|Dec 1833-Feb 1834||35||3||8.6%||32nd|
|Dec 1834-Mar 1835||105||63||60.0%||94th|
|Dec 1835-Feb 1836||57||3||5.3%||13th|
|Dec 1836-Mar 1837||136||12||8.8%||4th|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||53||31.2%||79th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||43||35.0%||63rd|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||77||37.7%||85th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||16||9.3%||17th|
|Dec 1843-Feb 1844||140||6||4.3%||5th|
|Dec 1844-Mar 1845||170||18||10.6%||12th|
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