Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1841
Rep. James Garland [C-VA12, 1839-1841] leaves office as Representative for Virginia's 12th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Virginia’s 12th District, Conservative
Garland, a Conservative, was the representative for Virginia's 12th congressional district from 1839 to 1841.
He was previously the representative for Virginia's 12th congressional district (1837-1839; Democrat); and the representative for Virginia's 12th congressional district (1835-1837; Jackson).
From Dec 1835 to Mar 1841, Garland missed 535 of 1,684 roll call votes, which is 31.8%. This is on par with the median of 30.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1841. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1835-Feb 1836||57||0||0.0%||0th|
|Dec 1836-Mar 1837||136||70||51.5%||92nd|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||52||11||21.2%||58th|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||43||29.7%||66th|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||28||16.5%||32nd|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||122||42||34.4%||55th|
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