Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1853
Rep. Edward Stanly [W-NC8, 1851-1853] leaves office as Representative for North Carolina's 8th congressional district.
Former Representative from North Carolina’s 8th District, Whig
Stanly, a Whig, was the representative for North Carolina's 8th congressional district from 1851 to 1853.
He was previously the representative for North Carolina's 8th congressional district (1849-1851); the representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district (1839-1843); and the representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district (1837-1839).
From Sep 1837 to Mar 1853, Stanly missed 529 of 3,227 roll call votes, which is 16.4%. This is better 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 1837-Feb 1838||52||16||30.8%||64th|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||38||26.2%||25th|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||18||10.6%||0th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||39||31.7%||56th|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||27||13.2%||12th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||27||15.7%||28th|
|Dec 1849-Feb 1850||108||18||16.7%||51st|
|Dec 1850-Mar 1851||133||23||17.3%||36th|
|Dec 1851-Mar 1852||96||17||17.7%||30th|
|Dec 1852-Mar 1853||114||12||10.5%||6th|
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