Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1861
Rep. James Thomas [D-TN6, 1859-1861] leaves office as Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Tennessee’s 6th District, Democrat
Thomas, a Democrat, was the representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district from 1859 to 1861.
He was previously the representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district (1849-1851); and the representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district (1847-1849).
From Dec 1847 to Mar 1861, Thomas missed 214 of 1,483 roll call votes, which is 14.4%. This is better than the median of 24.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1861. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1847-Mar 1848||101||12||11.9%||5th|
|Dec 1848-Mar 1849||155||35||22.6%||50th|
|Dec 1849-Feb 1850||108||6||5.6%||14th|
|Dec 1850-Mar 1851||133||12||9.0%||5th|
|Dec 1859-Feb 1860||69||0||0.0%||0th|
|Dec 1860-Mar 1861||141||15||10.6%||21st|
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