Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1843
Rep. John Clark [W-NY21, 1839-1843] leaves office as Representative for New York's 21st congressional district.
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Former Representative from New York’s 21st District, Whig
Clark, a Whig, was the representative for New York's 21st congressional district from 1839 to 1843.
He was previously the representative for New York's 21st congressional district (1837-1839; Democrat); and the representative for New York's 21st congressional district (1827-1829; Jackson).
From Dec 1827 to Mar 1843, Clark missed 641 of 2,433 roll call votes, which is 26.3%. This is on par with the median of 26.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1843. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1827-May 1828||160||10||6.3%||28th|
|Dec 1828-Mar 1829||73||19||26.0%||33rd|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||52||27||51.9%||95th|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||40||27.6%||61st|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||45||26.5%||69th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||51||41.5%||76th|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||33||16.2%||33rd|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||42||24.4%||51st|
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