Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1851
Rep. Isaac Holmes [D-SC6, 1849-1851] leaves office as Representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district.
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Former Representative from South Carolina’s 6th District, Democrat
Holmes, a Democrat, was the representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district from 1849 to 1851.
He was previously the representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district (1847-1849); the representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district (1845-1847); the representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district (1843-1845); and the representative for South Carolina's 1st congressional district (1839-1843).
From Dec 1839 to Mar 1851, Holmes missed 2,114 of 4,014 roll call votes, which is 52.7%. This is much worse than the median of 21.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1851. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||85||50.0%||80th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||79||64.2%||81st|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||102||50.0%||86th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||94||54.7%||91st|
|Dec 1843-Feb 1844||140||62||44.3%||84th|
|Dec 1844-Mar 1845||170||87||51.2%||89th|
|Dec 1845-Mar 1846||149||84||56.4%||96th|
|Dec 1846-Mar 1847||179||113||63.1%||91st|
|Dec 1847-Mar 1848||101||67||66.3%||96th|
|Dec 1848-Mar 1849||155||84||54.2%||97th|
|Dec 1849-Feb 1850||108||55||50.9%||94th|
|Dec 1850-Mar 1851||133||71||53.4%||95th|
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