Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1847
Rep. Joseph Johnson [D-VA14, 1845-1847] leaves office as Representative for Virginia's 14th congressional district.
Former Representative from Virginia’s 14th District, Democrat
Johnson, a Democrat, was the representative for Virginia's 14th congressional district from 1845 to 1847.
He was previously the representative for Virginia's 20th congressional district (1839-1841); the representative for Virginia's 20th congressional district (1837-1839); the representative for Virginia's 20th congressional district (1835-1837; Jackson); the representative for Virginia's 18th congressional district (1831-1833; Jackson); the representative for Virginia's 18th congressional district (1825-1827; Jackson); and the representative for Virginia's 18th congressional district (1823-1825; Jacksonian).
From Dec 1823 to Mar 1847, Johnson missed 668 of 2,648 roll call votes, which is 25.2%. This is on par with the median of 24.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1847. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1823-May 1824||79||10||12.7%||56th|
|Dec 1824-Mar 1825||15||2||13.3%||56th|
|Dec 1831-Feb 1832||5||5||100.0%||93rd|
|Dec 1832-Mar 1833||110||26||23.6%||53rd|
|Dec 1835-Feb 1836||57||5||8.8%||30th|
|Dec 1836-Mar 1837||136||26||19.1%||33rd|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||52||6||11.5%||27th|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||25||17.2%||22nd|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||38||22.4%||57th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||34||27.6%||30th|
|Dec 1845-Mar 1846||149||32||21.5%||47th|
|Dec 1846-Mar 1847||179||73||40.8%||78th|
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