Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1843
Rep. Hiram Hunt [W-NY9, 1839-1843] leaves office as Representative for New York's 9th congressional district.
Former Representative from New York’s 9th District, Whig
Hunt, a Whig, was the representative for New York's 9th congressional district from 1839 to 1843.
He was previously the representative for New York's 9th congressional district (1835-1837).
From Dec 1835 to Mar 1843, Hunt missed 975 of 2,184 roll call votes, which is 44.6%. This is much 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 1835-Feb 1836||57||15||26.3%||83rd|
|Dec 1836-Mar 1837||136||44||32.4%||73rd|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||35||20.6%||56th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||48||39.0%||72nd|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||144||70.6%||96th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||62||36.0%||76th|
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