Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1843
Rep. Leverett Saltonstall [W-MA2, 1839-1843] leaves office as Representative for Massachusetts's 2nd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Massachusetts’s 2nd District, Whig
Saltonstall, a Whig, was the representative for Massachusetts's 2nd congressional district from 1839 to 1843.
He was previously the representative for Massachusetts's 2nd congressional district (1837-1839).
From Dec 1838 to Mar 1843, Saltonstall missed 452 of 1,865 roll call votes, which is 24.2%. 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 1838-Mar 1839||140||40||28.6%||68th|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||29||17.1%||47th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||58||47.2%||83rd|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||31||15.2%||29th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||26||15.1%||28th|
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