Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1865
Rep. John Stuart [D-IL8, 1863-1865] leaves office as Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district.
Former Representative from Illinois’s 8th District, Democrat
Stuart, a Democrat, was the representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district from 1863 to 1865.
He was previously the representative for Illinois's 3rd congressional district (1839-1843; Whig).
From Dec 1839 to Mar 1865, Stuart missed 548 of 2,325 roll call votes, which is 23.6%. This is on par with the median of 28.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1865. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||20||11.8%||33rd|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||6||4.9%||0th|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||11||5.4%||0th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||24||14.0%||17th|
|Dec 1863-Feb 1864||130||37||28.5%||67th|
|Dec 1864-Mar 1865||171||60||35.1%||65th|
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