From Dec 1845 to Mar 1847, Long missed 142 of 642 roll call votes, which is 22.1%. This is better than the median of 23.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1847. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1845-Mar 1846||149||74||49.7%||90th|
|Dec 1846-Mar 1847||179||13||7.3%||4th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000