Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1841
Rep. Charles Shepard [D-NC4, 1839-1841] leaves office as Representative for North Carolina's 4th congressional district.
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Former Representative from North Carolina’s 4th District, Democrat
Shepard, a Democrat, was the representative for North Carolina's 4th congressional district from 1839 to 1841.
He was previously the representative for North Carolina's 4th congressional district (1837-1839; Whig).
From Sep 1837 to Mar 1841, Shepard missed 450 of 1,226 roll call votes, which is 36.7%. This is worse than the median of 30.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1841. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||52||7||13.5%||38th|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||61||42.1%||83rd|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||64||37.6%||85th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||52||42.3%||68th|
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