Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1841
Rep. John Prentiss [D-NY19, 1839-1841] leaves office as Representative for New York's 19th congressional district.
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Former Representative from New York’s 19th District, Democrat
Prentiss, a Democrat, was the representative for New York's 19th congressional district from 1839 to 1841.
He was previously the representative for New York's 19th congressional district (1837-1839).
From Sep 1837 to Mar 1841, Prentiss missed 347 of 1,226 roll call votes, which is 28.3%. This is on par with the median of 30.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1841. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||52||11||21.2%||58th|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||59||40.7%||81st|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||48||28.2%||69th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||54||43.9%||71st|
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