Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1845
Rep. Edward Black [D-GA-1, 1843-1845] leaves office as Representative for Georgia.
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Former Representative from Georgia, Democrat
Black, a Democrat, was the representative for Georgia from 1843 to 1845.
He was previously the representative for Georgia (1839-1843).
From Dec 1839 to Mar 1845, Black missed 1,029 of 2,051 roll call votes, which is 50.2%. This is much worse 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 1839-Feb 1840||170||80||47.1%||84th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||82||66.7%||95th|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||198||150||75.8%||95th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||171||98||57.3%||93rd|
|Dec 1843-Feb 1844||140||42||30.0%||72nd|
|Dec 1844-Mar 1845||170||70||41.2%||89th|
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