From Dec 1839 to Sep 1841, Nisbet missed 466 of 1,015 roll call votes, which is 45.9%. This is much worse than the median of 26.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 1841. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||51||30.0%||76th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||47||38.2%||69th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congress-Legislators, a community project collecting election information
- 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