Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1843
Rep. James Gerry [D-PA11, 1839-1843] leaves office as Representative for Pennsylvania's 11th congressional district.
Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 11th District, Democrat
Gerry, a Democrat, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 11th congressional district from 1839 to 1843.
From Dec 1839 to Mar 1843, Gerry missed 613 of 1,725 roll call votes, which is 35.5%. This is 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 1839-Feb 1840||170||60||35.3%||83rd|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||42||34.1%||62nd|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||108||52.9%||93rd|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||59||34.3%||71st|
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