Shaw, a Democrat, was the representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district from 1857 to 1859.
He was previously the representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district (1853-1855).
From Dec 1853 to Mar 1859, Shaw missed 140 of 1,155 roll call votes, which is 12.1%. This is better than the median of 23.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1859. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1853-Mar 1854||114||11||9.6%||9th|
|Dec 1854-Mar 1855||155||24||15.5%||32nd|
|Dec 1857-Feb 1858||104||10||9.6%||18th|
|Dec 1858-Mar 1859||196||20||10.2%||18th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- @unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional 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