Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1857
Sen. John Weller [D-CA, 1852-1857] leaves office as Senator from California.
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Former Senator from California, Democrat
Weller, a Democrat, was a senator from California from 1852 to 1857.
He was previously the representative for Ohio's 2nd congressional district (1843-1845); and the representative for Ohio's 2nd congressional district (1839-1843).
From Jan 1852 to Mar 1857, Weller missed 179 of 1,302 roll call votes, which is 13.7%. This is better than the median of 27.3% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1857. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1851-Mar 1852||9||7||77.8%||90th|
|Dec 1852-Mar 1853||127||11||8.7%||9th|
|Dec 1853-Mar 1854||51||10||19.6%||29th|
|Dec 1854-Mar 1855||178||16||9.0%||4th|
|Dec 1856-Mar 1857||144||28||19.4%||40th|
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