Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1887
Rep. John Ballentine [D-TN7, 1885-1887] leaves office as Representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Tennessee’s 7th District, Democrat
Ballentine, a Democrat, was the representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district from 1885 to 1887.
He was previously the representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district (1883-1885).
From Dec 1883 to Mar 1887, Ballentine missed 242 of 640 roll call votes, which is 37.8%. This is 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||4||11.8%||32nd|
|Dec 1884-Mar 1885||146||60||41.1%||78th|
|Dec 1885-Mar 1886||39||10||25.6%||55th|
|Dec 1886-Mar 1887||103||61||59.2%||93rd|
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