Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1853
Rep. Chauncey Cleveland [D-CT3, 1851-1853] leaves office as Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Connecticut’s 3rd District, Democrat
Cleveland, a Democrat, was the representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district from 1851 to 1853.
He was previously the representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district (1849-1851).
From Dec 1849 to Mar 1853, Cleveland missed 416 of 1,027 roll call votes, which is 40.5%. This is much worse than the median of 27.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1853. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1849-Feb 1850||108||8||7.4%||22nd|
|Dec 1850-Mar 1851||133||39||29.3%||76th|
|Dec 1851-Mar 1852||96||23||24.0%||44th|
|Dec 1852-Mar 1853||114||63||55.3%||86th|
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