Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1843
Rep. David Brewster [D-NY17, 1839-1843] leaves office as Representative for New York's 17th congressional district.
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Former Representative from New York’s 17th District, Democrat
Brewster, a Democrat, was the representative for New York's 17th congressional district from 1839 to 1843.
From Dec 1839 to Mar 1843, Brewster missed 626 of 1,725 roll call votes, which is 36.3%. This is worse than 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 1839-Feb 1840||170||31||18.2%||50th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||31||25.2%||42nd|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||8||3.9%||4th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||25||14.5%||27th|
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