Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1849
Sen. John Niles [D-CT, 1843-1849] leaves office as Senator from Connecticut.
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Former Senator from Connecticut, Democrat
Niles, a Democrat, was a senator from Connecticut from 1843 to 1849.
He was previously a senator from Connecticut (1835-1839).
From Dec 1835 to Mar 1849, Niles missed 256 of 1,874 roll call votes, which is 13.7%. This is better than the median of 19.1% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1849. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1835-Feb 1836||21||0||0.0%||0th|
|Dec 1836-Mar 1837||190||18||9.5%||22nd|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||63||8||12.7%||33rd|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||134||6||4.5%||22nd|
|Dec 1844-Mar 1845||95||4||4.2%||19th|
|Dec 1845-Mar 1846||29||1||3.4%||16th|
|Dec 1846-Mar 1847||126||6||4.8%||7th|
|Dec 1847-Mar 1848||82||6||7.3%||26th|
|Dec 1848-Mar 1849||80||1||1.3%||2nd|
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