Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1847
Rep. James Graham [W-NC1, 1845-1847] leaves office as Representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district.
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Former Representative from North Carolina’s 1st District, Whig
Graham, a Whig, was the representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district from 1845 to 1847.
He was previously the representative for North Carolina's 12th congressional district (1839-1843); the representative for North Carolina's 12th congressional district (1837-1839); the representative for North Carolina's 12th congressional district (1835-1837); and the representative for North Carolina's 12th congressional district (1833-1835).
From Dec 1833 to Mar 1847, Graham missed 868 of 3,405 roll call votes, which is 25.5%. This is on par with the median of 24.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1847. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1833-Feb 1834||35||11||31.4%||78th|
|Dec 1834-Mar 1835||105||11||10.5%||25th|
|Dec 1835-Feb 1836||57||12||21.1%||80th|
|Dec 1836-Mar 1837||136||23||16.9%||19th|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||52||10||19.2%||55th|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||52||35.9%||74th|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||27||15.9%||21st|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||42||34.1%||59th|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||62||30.4%||74th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||35||20.3%||45th|
|Dec 1845-Mar 1846||149||16||10.7%||15th|
|Dec 1846-Mar 1847||179||30||16.8%||15th|
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