Worthington was the representative for Maryland’s 3rd congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1839 to 1841.
He was previously the representative for Maryland’s 3rd congressional district as a Democrat from 1837 to 1839; and the representative for Maryland’s 5th congressional district as a Jackson from 1831 to 1833.
From Dec 1831 to Mar 1841, Worthington missed 639 of 1,688 roll call votes, which is 37.9%. This is worse than 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 1831-Feb 1832||53||4||7.5%||44th|
|Dec 1832-Mar 1833||143||25||17.5%||33rd|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||52||11||21.2%||58th|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||64||44.1%||86th|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||71||41.8%||86th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||91||74.0%||94th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- 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