From Dec 1923 to Jul 1930, Quayle missed 165 of 435 roll call votes, which is 37.9%. This is much worse than the median of 17.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jul 1930. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1923-Feb 1924||30||12||40.0%||95th|
|Dec 1924-Mar 1925||54||10||18.5%||92nd|
|Dec 1925-Feb 1926||22||6||27.3%||94th|
|Dec 1926-Mar 1927||33||10||30.3%||96th|
|Dec 1927-May 1928||54||33||61.1%||96th|
|Dec 1928-Mar 1929||18||9||50.0%||88th|
|Dec 1929-Feb 1930||9||7||77.8%||94th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000