Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1837
Rep. Luke Lea [J-TN3, 1835-1837] leaves office as Representative for Tennessee's 3rd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Tennessee’s 3rd District, Jacksonian
Lea, a Jacksonian, was the representative for Tennessee's 3rd congressional district from 1835 to 1837.
He was previously the representative for Tennessee's 3rd congressional district (1833-1835; Jackson).
From Dec 1833 to Mar 1837, Lea missed 42 of 786 roll call votes, which is 5.3%. This is better than the median of 21.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1837. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1833-Feb 1834||35||2||5.7%||37th|
|Dec 1834-Mar 1835||105||3||2.9%||4th|
|Dec 1835-Feb 1836||57||2||3.5%||13th|
|Dec 1836-Mar 1837||136||10||7.4%||6th|
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