Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1853
Rep. John Moore [W-LA4, 1851-1853] leaves office as Representative for Louisiana's 4th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Louisiana’s 4th District, Whig
Moore, a Whig, was the representative for Louisiana's 4th congressional district from 1851 to 1853.
He was previously the representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district (1839-1843).
From Dec 1839 to Mar 1853, Moore missed 269 of 1,545 roll call votes, which is 17.4%. This is better than the median of 27.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1853. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||1||1||100.0%||94th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||115||31||27.0%||38th|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||33||16.2%||29th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||30||17.4%||39th|
|Dec 1851-Mar 1852||96||26||27.1%||52nd|
|Dec 1852-Mar 1853||114||14||12.3%||9th|
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