From Jan 1826 to Apr 1842, Lawrence missed 160 of 828 roll call votes, which is 19.3%. This is better than the median of 26.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Apr 1842. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1827-May 1828||160||9||5.6%||22nd|
|Dec 1828-Mar 1829||73||20||27.4%||44th|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||202||75||37.1%||79th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- 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