Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1841
Rep. Jesse Bynum [D-NC2, 1839-1841] leaves office as Representative for North Carolina's 2nd congressional district.
Former Representative from North Carolina’s 2nd District, Democrat
Bynum, a Democrat, was the representative for North Carolina's 2nd congressional district from 1839 to 1841.
He was previously the representative for North Carolina's 2nd congressional district (1837-1839); the representative for North Carolina's 2nd congressional district (1835-1837; Jackson); and the representative for North Carolina's 2nd congressional district (1833-1835; Jackson).
From Dec 1833 to Mar 1841, Bynum missed 1,014 of 2,012 roll call votes, which is 50.4%. This is much worse than the median of 30.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1841. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1833-Feb 1834||35||4||11.4%||53rd|
|Dec 1834-Mar 1835||105||27||25.7%||83rd|
|Dec 1835-Feb 1836||57||17||29.8%||87th|
|Dec 1836-Mar 1837||136||70||51.5%||92nd|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||52||30||57.7%||98th|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||84||57.9%||95th|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||76||44.7%||88th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||89||72.4%||94th|
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