Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1843
Rep. John Edwards [W-PA4, 1839-1843] leaves office as Representative for Pennsylvania's 4th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 4th District, Whig
Edwards, a Whig, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 4th congressional district from 1839 to 1843.
From Dec 1839 to Mar 1843, Edwards missed 559 of 1,725 roll call votes, which is 32.4%. This is worse than 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 1839-Feb 1840||170||63||37.1%||86th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||44||35.8%||65th|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||62||30.4%||68th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||61||35.5%||74th|
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