Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1843
Rep. Edward White [W-LA1, 1839-1843] leaves office as Representative for Louisiana's 1st congressional district.
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Former Representative from Louisiana’s 1st District, Whig
White, a Whig, was the representative for Louisiana's 1st congressional district from 1839 to 1843.
He was previously the representative for Louisiana's 1st congressional district (1833-1835); the representative for Louisiana's 1st congressional district (1831-1833); and the representative for Louisiana's 1st congressional district (1829-1831).
From Dec 1829 to Mar 1843, White missed 847 of 2,684 roll call votes, which is 31.6%. 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 1829-May 1830||185||37||20.0%||80th|
|Dec 1830-Mar 1831||88||10||11.4%||45th|
|Dec 1831-Feb 1832||53||6||11.3%||58th|
|Dec 1832-Mar 1833||143||32||22.4%||56th|
|Dec 1833-Feb 1834||35||6||17.1%||78th|
|Dec 1834-Mar 1835||2||0||0.0%||0th|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||75||44.1%||88th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||79||64.2%||93rd|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||109||53.4%||93rd|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||50||29.1%||59th|
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