Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1869
Rep. Francis Thomas [R-MD4, 1865-1869] leaves office as Representative for Maryland's 4th congressional district.
Former Representative from Maryland’s 4th District, Republican
Thomas, a Republican, was the representative for Maryland's 4th congressional district from 1865 to 1869.
He was previously the representative for Maryland's 4th congressional district (1863-1865; Unconditional Unionist); the representative for Maryland's 5th congressional district (1861-1863; Unionist); the representative for Maryland's 6th congressional district (1839-1841; Democrat); the representative for Maryland's 6th congressional district (1837-1839; Democrat); the representative for Maryland's 6th congressional district (1835-1837; Jackson); the representative for Maryland's 7th congressional district (1833-1835; Jackson); and the representative for Maryland's 4th congressional district (1831-1833; Jackson).
From Dec 1831 to Mar 1869, Thomas missed 1,738 of 5,037 roll call votes, which is 34.5%. This is worse than the median of 26.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1869. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1831-Feb 1832||53||6||11.3%||0th|
|Dec 1832-Mar 1833||143||37||25.9%||0th|
|Dec 1833-Feb 1834||35||6||17.1%||0th|
|Dec 1834-Mar 1835||105||23||21.9%||0th|
|Dec 1835-Feb 1836||57||12||21.1%||0th|
|Dec 1836-Mar 1837||136||38||27.9%||0th|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||52||19||36.5%||0th|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||51||35.2%||0th|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||79||46.5%||50th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||96||78.0%||50th|
|Dec 1861-Feb 1862||75||20||26.7%||76th|
|Dec 1862-Mar 1863||273||76||27.8%||82nd|
|Dec 1863-Feb 1864||130||26||20.0%||69th|
|Dec 1864-Mar 1865||171||76||44.4%||92nd|
|Dec 1865-Feb 1866||100||36||36.0%||89th|
|Dec 1866-Mar 1867||224||84||37.5%||87th|
|Dec 1867-Feb 1868||142||38||26.8%||66th|
|Dec 1868-Mar 1869||197||70||35.5%||68th|
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