Elections and Offices — Dec 31, 1847
Sen. Jabez Huntington [W-CT, 1845-1847] leaves office as Senator from Connecticut.
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Former Senator from Connecticut, Whig
Huntington, a Whig, was a senator from Connecticut from 1845 to 1847.
He was previously a senator from Connecticut (1840-1845); the representative for Connecticut (1833-1835); the representative for Connecticut (1831-1833); and the representative for Connecticut (1829-1831).
From Jun 1840 to May 1848, Huntington missed 326 of 1,728 roll call votes, which is 18.9%. This is on par with the median of 19.1% among the lifetime records of senators serving in May 1848. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||71||19||26.8%||58th|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||44||7||15.9%||71st|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||127||37||29.1%||86th|
|Dec 1844-Mar 1845||95||10||10.5%||58th|
|Dec 1845-Mar 1846||29||8||27.6%||84th|
|Dec 1846-Mar 1847||126||19||15.1%||42nd|
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