Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1843
Rep. Philip Triplett [W-KY2, 1839-1843] leaves office as Representative for Kentucky's 2nd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Kentucky’s 2nd District, Whig
Triplett, a Whig, was the representative for Kentucky's 2nd congressional district from 1839 to 1843.
From Dec 1839 to Mar 1843, Triplett missed 373 of 1,725 roll call votes, which is 21.6%. 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 1839-Feb 1840||170||28||16.5%||42nd|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||45||36.6%||69th|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||37||18.1%||39th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||24||14.0%||25th|
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