Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1843
Sen. Perry Smith [D-CT, 1837-1843] leaves office as Senator from Connecticut.
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Former Senator from Connecticut, Democrat
Smith, a Democrat, was a senator from Connecticut from 1837 to 1843.
From Sep 1837 to Mar 1843, Smith missed 417 of 1,559 roll call votes, which is 26.7%. This is worse than the median of 18.8% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1843. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||63||17||27.0%||68th|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||134||25||18.7%||36th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||71||14||19.7%||62nd|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||44||3||6.8%||26th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||127||37||29.1%||74th|
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