Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1841
Rep. Philemon Dickerson [D-NJ-1, 1839-1841] leaves office as Representative for New Jersey.
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Former Representative from New Jersey, Democrat
Dickerson, a Democrat, was the representative for New Jersey from 1839 to 1841.
He was previously the representative for New Jersey (1835-1837; Jackson); and the representative for New Jersey (1833-1835; Jackson).
From Dec 1833 to Mar 1841, Dickerson missed 669 of 1,401 roll call votes, which is 47.8%. This is much worse than 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 1833-Feb 1834||35||4||11.4%||53rd|
|Dec 1834-Mar 1835||105||16||15.2%||46th|
|Dec 1835-Feb 1836||57||7||12.3%||58th|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||170||100.0%||96th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||49||39.8%||64th|
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