Watson, a Federalist, was a senator from New York from 1798 to 1801.
From Dec 1798 to Apr 1800, Watson missed 16 of 71 roll call votes, which is 22.5%. This is worse than the median of 15.7% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Apr 1800. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1798-Mar 1799||36||3||8.3%||41st|
|Dec 1799-May 1800||35||13||37.1%||94th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- @unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo