Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1857
Sen. Isaac Toucey [D-CT, 1852-1857] leaves office as Senator from Connecticut.
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Former Senator from Connecticut, Democrat
Toucey, a Democrat, was a senator from Connecticut from 1852 to 1857.
He was previously the representative for Connecticut's 1st congressional district (1837-1839); and the representative for Connecticut (1835-1837; Jackson).
From Jan 1852 to Mar 1857, Toucey missed 522 of 1,267 roll call votes, which is 41.2%. This is much worse than the median of 27.3% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1857. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1851-Mar 1852||1||1||100.0%||97th|
|Dec 1852-Mar 1853||127||43||33.9%||75th|
|Dec 1853-Mar 1854||51||33||64.7%||91st|
|Dec 1854-Mar 1855||178||45||25.3%||43rd|
|Dec 1856-Mar 1857||144||59||41.0%||76th|
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