Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1845
Rep. Kenneth Rayner [W-NC9, 1843-1845] leaves office as Representative for North Carolina's 9th congressional district.
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Former Representative from North Carolina’s 9th District, Whig
Rayner, a Whig, was the representative for North Carolina's 9th congressional district from 1843 to 1845.
He was previously the representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district (1839-1843).
From Dec 1839 to Mar 1845, Rayner missed 1,159 of 2,322 roll call votes, which is 49.9%. This is much worse than the median of 23.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1845. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||39||22.9%||63rd|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||65||52.8%||84th|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||64||31.4%||65th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||60||34.9%||75th|
|Dec 1843-Feb 1844||140||64||45.7%||86th|
|Dec 1844-Mar 1845||170||81||47.6%||91st|
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