Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1841
Rep. Lemuel Paynter [D-PA1, 1839-1841] leaves office as Representative for Pennsylvania's 1st congressional district.
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Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 1st District, Democrat
Paynter, a Democrat, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 1st congressional district from 1839 to 1841.
He was previously the representative for Pennsylvania's 1st congressional district (1837-1839).
From Sep 1837 to Mar 1841, Paynter missed 326 of 1,226 roll call votes, which is 26.6%. This is on par with the median of 30.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1841. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||52||17||32.7%||82nd|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||33||22.8%||50th|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||43||25.3%||61st|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||29||23.6%||32nd|
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