Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1845
Rep. John White [W-KY6, 1843-1845] leaves office as Representative for Kentucky's 6th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Kentucky’s 6th District, Whig
White, a Whig, was the representative for Kentucky's 6th congressional district from 1843 to 1845.
He was previously the representative for Kentucky's 9th congressional district (1839-1843); the representative for Kentucky's 9th congressional district (1837-1839); and the representative for Kentucky's 9th congressional district (1835-1837).
From Dec 1835 to Mar 1845, White missed 1,378 of 3,256 roll call votes, which is 42.3%. This is much worse than the median of 23.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1845. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1835-Feb 1836||57||6||10.5%||46th|
|Dec 1836-Mar 1837||136||21||15.4%||21st|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||52||7||13.5%||33rd|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||24||16.6%||23rd|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||11||6.5%||2nd|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||18||14.6%||5th|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||203||99.5%||98th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||169||98.3%||98th|
|Dec 1843-Feb 1844||140||19||13.6%||29th|
|Dec 1844-Mar 1845||170||26||15.3%||23rd|
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