Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1855
Rep. Linn Boyd [D-KY1, 1853-1855] leaves office as Representative for Kentucky's 1st congressional district.
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Former Representative from Kentucky’s 1st District, Democrat
Boyd, a Democrat, was the representative for Kentucky's 1st congressional district from 1853 to 1855.
He was previously the representative for Kentucky's 1st congressional district (1851-1853); the representative for Kentucky's 1st congressional district (1849-1851); the representative for Kentucky's 1st congressional district (1847-1849); the representative for Kentucky's 1st congressional district (1845-1847); the representative for Kentucky's 1st congressional district (1843-1845); the representative for Kentucky's 1st congressional district (1839-1843); and the representative for Kentucky's 1st congressional district (1835-1837; Jackson).
From Dec 1835 to Mar 1855, Boyd missed 1,971 of 5,535 roll call votes, which is 35.6%. This is worse than the median of 31.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1855. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1835-Feb 1836||57||4||7.0%||25th|
|Dec 1836-Mar 1837||136||19||14.0%||0th|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||25||14.7%||27th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||38||30.9%||50th|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||48||23.5%||47th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||69||40.1%||56th|
|Dec 1843-Feb 1844||140||15||10.7%||25th|
|Dec 1844-Mar 1845||170||20||11.8%||25th|
|Dec 1845-Mar 1846||149||35||23.5%||45th|
|Dec 1846-Mar 1847||179||34||19.0%||23rd|
|Dec 1847-Mar 1848||101||23||22.8%||52nd|
|Dec 1848-Mar 1849||155||31||20.0%||54th|
|Dec 1849-Feb 1850||108||19||17.6%||51st|
|Dec 1850-Mar 1851||133||18||13.5%||26th|
|Dec 1851-Mar 1852||96||96||100.0%||99th|
|Dec 1852-Mar 1853||114||113||99.1%||98th|
|Dec 1853-Mar 1854||114||111||97.4%||97th|
|Dec 1854-Mar 1855||155||153||98.7%||98th|
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