Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1841
Rep. Daniel Jenifer [W-MD7, 1839-1841] leaves office as Representative for Maryland's 7th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Maryland’s 7th District, Whig
Jenifer, a Whig, was the representative for Maryland's 7th congressional district from 1839 to 1841.
He was previously the representative for Maryland's 7th congressional district (1837-1839); the representative for Maryland's 7th congressional district (1835-1837); and the representative for Maryland's 1st congressional district (1831-1833; Anti Jacksonian).
From Dec 1831 to Mar 1841, Jenifer missed 1,097 of 2,147 roll call votes, which is 51.1%. This is much 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 1831-Feb 1832||53||29||54.7%||88th|
|Dec 1832-Mar 1833||143||53||37.1%||85th|
|Dec 1835-Feb 1836||57||33||57.9%||97th|
|Dec 1836-Mar 1837||136||58||42.6%||88th|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||52||23||44.2%||94th|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||69||47.6%||90th|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||92||54.1%||92nd|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||82||66.7%||91st|
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