Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1887
Rep. John Adams [D-NY7, 1885-1887] leaves office as Representative for New York's 7th congressional district.
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Former Representative from New York’s 7th District, Democrat
Adams, a Democrat, was the representative for New York's 7th congressional district from 1885 to 1887.
He was previously the representative for New York's 8th congressional district (1883-1885).
From Dec 1883 to Mar 1887, Adams missed 361 of 640 roll call votes, which is 56.4%. This is much worse than the median of 28.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1887. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1883-Feb 1884||34||17||50.0%||93rd|
|Dec 1884-Mar 1885||146||79||54.1%||91st|
|Dec 1885-Mar 1886||39||20||51.3%||92nd|
|Dec 1886-Mar 1887||103||67||65.0%||94th|
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