Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1843
Rep. Harvey Watterson [D-TN9, 1839-1843] leaves office as Representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Tennessee’s 9th District, Democrat
Watterson, a Democrat, was the representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district from 1839 to 1843.
From Dec 1839 to Mar 1843, Watterson missed 440 of 1,725 roll call votes, which is 25.5%. This is on par with 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 1839-Feb 1840||170||24||14.1%||33rd|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||48||39.0%||72nd|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||44||21.6%||49th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||42||24.4%||51st|
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