Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1843
Rep. Joseph Williams [W-TN3, 1839-1843] leaves office as Representative for Tennessee's 3rd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Tennessee’s 3rd District, Whig
Williams, a Whig, was the representative for Tennessee's 3rd congressional district from 1839 to 1843.
He was previously the representative for Tennessee's 3rd congressional district (1837-1839).
From Sep 1837 to Mar 1843, Williams missed 662 of 2,200 roll call votes, which is 30.1%. 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 1837-Feb 1838||52||9||17.3%||56th|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||40||27.6%||61st|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||48||28.2%||73rd|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||32||26.0%||45th|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||75||36.8%||79th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||25||14.5%||27th|
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