Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1843
Rep. Joseph Trumbull [W-CT1, 1839-1843] leaves office as Representative for Connecticut's 1st congressional district.
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Former Representative from Connecticut’s 1st District, Whig
Trumbull, a Whig, was the representative for Connecticut's 1st congressional district from 1839 to 1843.
He was previously the representative for Connecticut (1833-1835).
From Dec 1834 to Mar 1843, Trumbull missed 466 of 1,830 roll call votes, which is 25.5%. This is on par with the median of 26.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1843. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1834-Mar 1835||105||13||12.4%||42nd|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||18||10.6%||20th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||31||25.2%||42nd|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||50||24.5%||55th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||32||18.6%||36th|
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