Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1843
Rep. James Rogers [D-SC7, 1839-1843] leaves office as Representative for South Carolina's 7th congressional district.
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Former Representative from South Carolina’s 7th District, Democrat
Rogers, a Democrat, was the representative for South Carolina's 7th congressional district from 1839 to 1843.
He was previously the representative for South Carolina's 7th congressional district (1835-1837; Jackson).
From Dec 1835 to Mar 1843, Rogers missed 970 of 2,184 roll call votes, which is 44.4%. This is much 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 1835-Feb 1836||57||7||12.3%||54th|
|Dec 1836-Mar 1837||136||40||29.4%||66th|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||79||46.5%||89th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||74||60.2%||92nd|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||101||49.5%||92nd|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||59||34.3%||71st|
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